Professor Arne Lindgren, MD, PhD

Arne Lindgren is Professor of Neurology at Lund University, and consultant Neurologist at Skane University Hospital, Lund, Sweden. Both clinical and research work is focused on stroke. He is Principal Investigator of the Lund Stroke Register that has included over 5000 stroke patients and control subjects since its start in 2001. His main interest in the field of stroke research is stroke risk factors including genetic causes of stroke and prognosis and outcome after stroke, both ischaemic and haemorrhagic. The work includes collaboration in national and international projects on stroke. Translational research regarding new aspects of stroke causes, outcome and treatments is also a main area of interest.