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Steering committee

Håkan Arheden, MD, PhD, Professor

Anthony Aletras, MSc, PhD, Professor

Marcus Carlsson, MD, PhD, Associate Professor

Henrik Engblom, MD, PhD, Associate Professor

Einar Heiberg, MSc, PhD, Associate Professor

Jonas Jögi, MD, PhD

Erik Hedström, MD, PhD, Associate Professor

Ellen Ostenfeld, MD, PhD

Katarina Steding-Ehrenborg, Physiotherapist, PhD, Associate Professor

Post doctoral fellows

Per Arvidsson, MD, PhD, [Publications]
Cardiac pumping revisited: quantitative blood flow analysis in the human heart.
[PhD thesis]

Fredrik Hedeer, MD, PhD, [Publications]
Myocardial perfusion SPECT for the diagnosis of ischemic heart disease - diagnostic performance and prognostic value.
[PhD thesis]

Robert Jablonowski, MD, PhD [Publications]
Assessment of myocardial viability using magnetic resonance imaging
[PhD thesis]

Sebastian Johansson, MSc, PhD, [Publications]
Validation of Phase Contrast Flow Quantification and Relaxometry for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance
[PhD thesis]

Mikael Kanski, MD, PhD [Publications]
[PhD thesis]

Barbro Kjellström, PhD, [Publications]

David Nordlund, MD, PhD, [Publications]
Myocardium at risk, validation and practical applications
[PhD thesis]

Snehlata Shakya, MSc, PhD, [Publications]

Pia Sjöberg, MD, PhD, [Publications]
Hemodynamic assessment in patients with congenital heart disease using magnetic resonance imaging
[PhD thesis]

Johannes Töger, MSc, PhD, [Publications]
Measurement and analysis of intracardiac blood flow and vortex ring formation
[PhD thesis]

Jane Tufvesson, MSc, PhD, Publications]
Automatic segmentation in CMR
[PhD thesis]

Christos Xanthis,MSc PhD [Publications]

PhD students

Mariam-Al-Mashat, [Publications]
Pulmonary blood flow in heart failure - studies of distribution patterns using novel non-invasive diagnostic methods.

Jonathan Berg, [Publications]
Long axis cardiac functionPetter Frieberg, [Publications]
Simulation of interventions in univentricular hearts

Jonathan Edlund, [Publications]

Tom Gyllenhammar, [Publications]
Cardiac microvascular disease quantified with cardiovascular magnetic resonance.

Jonas Liefke, [Publications]
Intra uterine growth restriction: an excursion in major organ systems impacting cardiovascular function in adolescence

Anthony Lindholm, [Publications]

Anders Nelsson, [Publications]

Marjolein Piek, [Publications]

Daniel Salehi, [Publications]
Fetal and maternal cardiovascular physiology in complicated pregnancy

Björn Östenson, [Publications]

Research Students

Martin Johansson

Julius Åkesson

Research Technicians

Ann-Helen Arvidsson

Christel Carlander

Reza Farazdaghi

Johanna Koul

Anna Sakaria

Lotta Åkesson


Nicolas Aristokleus, MSc, PhD [Publications]

Thomas Lindow, MD PhD [PhD thesis] [Publications]
Early detection of acute myocardial ischemia - electrocardiographic aspects

Felicia Seemann, MSc, PhD [PhD thesis] [Publications]
Connecting CMR and physiology

Jelena Bock, MSc Biomedical engineering,  PhD [Publications]

Joey FA Ubachs, MD, PhD [PhD thesis] [Publications]

Peter Cain, MBBS, PhD, Cardiologist, post doc 2002-2004 [Publications]

Martin Ugander MD, PhD 2001-2009 [PhD thesis] [Publications]

David Strauss, PhD 2007-2010 [PhD thesis] [Publications]

Rainer Petzina, MD, PhD [PhD thesis] [Publications]
Vacuum-assisted closure of sternotomy wounds

Erik Bergvall, PhD [PhD thesis] [Publications]

Shruti Agarwal, MSc mathematics, PhD [Publications]

Loriano Galeotti, PhD, Post-Doc part of 2009, [Publications]

Shahnaz Akil, MSc, PhD [PhD thesis] [Publications]
Diagnosis of stress-induced ischemia - a comparison of different methods.

Ulrika Pahlm, MD [PhD thesis] [Publications]
Magnetic resonance imaging techniques for evaluation of left ventricular function

Sascha Kopic, MD, PhD [Publications]

Helen Fransson, MSc, PhD [PhD thesis] [Publications]

Kostas Haris, MSc, PhD [Publications]

Sverrir S Stephensen, MD, PhD [PhD thesis] [Publications]
Right ventricular volume load and function in congenital heart defects