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Ingrid Nordgren

Ingrid Nordgren, Swedish pharmaceutical executive. Achievements include research on basic pharmacology of metrifonate; analysis of succinylcholine in biological material; analysis of cholinergic agonists, pharmacology of cholinesterase inhibitors; research on drugs for treatment of Alzheimer's disease. Member Swedish Academy Pharmaceutical Sciences, European Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Drug Information Association.

Background

  • Nordgren, Ingrid was born on July 9, 1948 in Hässleholm, Sweden. Daughter of Fritz E.B. and Alice Nordström.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Pharmacy, University Uppsala, Sweden, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University Uppsala, Sweden, 1982.

    Career

    • Research chemist Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1971-1993. Clinical research scientist Astra Arcus AB, Sweden, 1994-1996, preclinical coordinator Sweden, 1997-1998. Regulatory affairs director Astra Zeneca Research and Development, Sweden, since 1999.

      World Health Organization temporary advisor International Program on Chemical Safety, Geneva, 1991. Consultant Astra Arcus AB, Sweden, 1993.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research on basic pharmacology of metrifonate. Analysis of succinylcholine in biological material. Analysis of cholinergic agonists, pharmacology of cholinesterase inhibitors.

      Research on drugs for treatment of Alzheimer's disease.

    Membership

    Member Swedish Academy Pharmaceutical Sciences, European Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Drug Information Association.

    Connections

    • Married Thomas G. Nordgren, November 3, 1972. Children: Helena, Andreas.
    • father: Fritz E.B.
    • mother: Alice Nordström
    • spouse: Thomas G. Nordgren
    • children: Helena Nordgren
    • Andreas Nordgren
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    Born July 9, 1948
    (age 69)
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    • 1971
      University Uppsala
    • 1982
      University Uppsala
    • 1971 - 1993
      Research chemist, Karolinska Institute
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1994 - 1996
      clinical research scientist, Astra Arcus Bachelor of Arts
      Sweden
    • 1999
      regulatory affairs director, Astra Zeneca Research and Development
      Sweden