The Board of SCSB

Cecilia persson 

President

Professor in Biomaterials, Div. Applied Materials Science, Dept. Engineering Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
cecilia.persson@angstrom.uu.se

Mats hulander

Treasurer

Researcher at Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering,
Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden
mats.hulander@chalmers.se

Jānis Ločs

Board member

Associate Professor at Rudolfs Cimdins Riga Biomaterials Innovations &
Development Centre, Riga Technical University, Latvia
janis.locs@rtu.lv
 

Berit Løkensgard Strand

board member

Professor at Department of Biotechnology & Food Science, NTNU
(Norwegian University of Science & Technology), Trondheim, Norway
berit.l.strand@ntnu.no

My hedhammar

Board member

My Hedhammar, Associate Professor at Dept. Protein Science, 
Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
myh@kth.se

Gissur Örlygsson

board member

Project manager and scientist at IceTec, Reykjavík, Iceland
gissur@taeknisetur.is

Peter UPPstu

board member

Deputy Lecturer at Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
Peter.Uppstu@abo.fi

aSLI AYBIKE DOGAN

Student Representative & SECRETARY (2021 - present)

Ph.D. Candidate at DTU Health Tech (Department of Health Technology, Technical University of Denmark), Copenhagen, Denmark
aado@dtu.dk

The board

The ScSB welcomes nominations to the board at any time.  Nominations may be made personally or on behalf of another.  Please feel free to email the President with nominations, or for further information:
cecilia.persson@angstrom.uu.se 

former board members

Ólafur Eysteinn Sigurjónsson

PRESIDENT

Professor at Biomedical Engineering Department, Reykjavik University & Director of Research & Development at Blood Bank, Landspitali University Hospital, Iceland
oes@landspitali.is

Kārlis Agris Gross

VICE-PRESIDENT

Professor at the Faculty of Materials Science and Applied Chemistry, Riga Technical University, Latvia
 kgross@rtu.lv

David Bassett

Researcher at Department of Physics, NTNU (Norwegian
University of Science & Technology), Trondheim, Norway
david.bassett@ntnu.no
 

nick j. walters

Outreach officer

Host of ScSB 2019 Conference
Principal Specialist, Grant Writer
Natural Resources Institute Finland
nickwalters@icloud.com

Håvard J. Haugen

PRESidENT

Professor at Department of Biomaterials, University of Oslo, Norway                                                                                                  h.j.haugen@odont.uio.no

Håkan Engqvist

Professor at Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Applied Materials Science  
hakan.engqvist@angstrom.uu.se

ANNa FINNE WITSTrand

Professor at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Fibre and Polymer Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
annaf@kth.se

martin andersson

TREASURER

Professor at Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
martin.andersson@chalmers.se

Hanna Tiainen

Associate Professor at University of Oslo, Norway
hanna.tiainen@odont.uio.no

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Magnus Ågren

Professor at Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
magnus.agren@mail.dk

Helena Brisby

Professor at Department of Orthopaedics, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
helena.brisby.2@gu.se

ALMA AKHMETOVA

STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE (2019-2020)

Lecturer in Wound Care and Management at Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan
Former Ph.D. Candidate at Department of Pharmacy, KU (University of Copenhagen), Copenhagen, Denmark

JOACHIM S. KJESBU

Student Representative  (2018-2019)

PhD Candidate at Department of Biotechnology & Food Science, NTNU
(Norwegian University of Science & Technology), Trondheim, Norway
joachim.s.kjesbu@ntnu.no

ALEXANDRA LØVDAL

STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE (2014-2015)

R&D Senior Scientist at Coloplast, Copenhagen, Denmark
Former PhD Candidate at Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Copenhagen, Denmark

necati harmankaya

Senior Project Manager, Decentralised Clinical Trials, ICON, Copenhagen, Denmark                                                             Former PhD Candidate at University of Gothenburg, Sweden