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Bengt Roger Wittgren

Bengt Roger Wittgren, Swedish science educator. Achievements include research in drug formulation. Recipient Innovation award, Pharmaceutical Association, 2003. Fellow: Rotary; member: Par Bricole.


  • Wittgren, Bengt Roger was born on June 18, 1967 in Lund, Sweden. Son of Kurt A. and Ruth I. Olsson.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Lund University, Sweden, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, Sweden, 1997.


    • Principal scientist AstraZeneca Research and Development, Molndal, Sweden, 2004, professor, since 2005. Chairman Center Amphiphilic Polymers, Lund, 2003—2006, NewCell Center Excellence, Stockholm, since 2004. Distiguished member Eutopean Pharmacopoiea, Strasbourg, France (including Monaco), since 2002.

      Member Medical Products Agency, Uppsala, Sweden, 2004.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in drug formulation.


    Fellow: Rotary; member: Par Bricole.


    • Married Catrin Alexandra Bjorklund, March 10, 1972. Children: Alexandra Hilma, Frans Axel.
    • father: Kurt A.
    • mother: Ruth I. Olsson
    • spouse: Catrin Alexandra Bjorklund
    • children: Alexandra Hilma Wittgren
    • Frans Axel Wittgren
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    Born June 18, 1967
    (age 50)
    • 1992
      Lund University
    • 1997
      Lund University
    • 2004
      Principal scientist, AstraZeneca Research and Development
      Mölndal, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden