Tommy Andersson MD, PhD, is qualified as a specialist in Neurological
Surgery and Neuroradiology, presently working at the Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden and in AZ Groeninge, Kortrijk, Belgium. He is professor of Neurological Interventions and Senior Consultant in Neurointervention as well as head of service in Stockholm. Prof Andersson is the Chairman of the Swedish National Quality Registry EVAS (EndoVAscular therapy for ischemic Stroke), and the former Chairman of the ESMINT Examination Committee and of the Swedish Society of Neuroradiology.
Prof Andersson received his medical training and certificates at Karolinska
Institutet in Stockholm. He has been the PI for several international multicenter studies and an invited speaker at international conferences more than 450 times in the last 20 years. Prof Andersson has organized more than 50 international courses in management of acute stroke patients, supervised a large number of fellows and students and is the author of numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters.