Associate Professor Anders Ahlsson


Associate Professor Anders Ahlsson
MD PhD, Associate Professor, FESC Managing Director,
Cardiovascular and Neurological Division,
Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden

Anders Ahlsson is a consultant cardiac surgeon and Associate Professor in cardiac surgery. He is currently the Managing Director of the Heart and Vascular Theme at Karolinska University Hospital in Stockholm, Sweden. In this position, he is responsible for the care of patients in the fields of cardiology, cardiac surgery and vascular surgery at Karolinska, including research and education assignments. He is Associate Editor of the European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, and member of many international task forces and committees. His research profile is mainly focused on epidemiological and surgical aspects of atrial fibrillation. In his current position, he is leading the transformation of the cardiovascular care at Karolinska into a new management model, with patient quality and outcome as the primary driving forces.

Programme Details

Track : Symposium 2: Beyond Hospital to Community - Transforming Current Models of Care
Day 1, 10 October 2019 , Thursday
1100 - 1120
Topic : Integrated Care Path: A New Model Of Care Delivery
Keynote & Plenary Speakers