Gunnar Engström, Swedish cardiologist, epidemiologist, researcher. Achievements include research in role of pulmonary function as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease; research in role of inflammatory proteins as risk factors for cardiovascular disease; research in stroke epidemiology.
Engström, Gunnar was born on October 25, 1958 in Uppsala, Sweden. Son of Gösta and Eva Engström.
Doctor of Medicine, Lund University, Sweden, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, Sweden, 1997.
Associate professor, senior researcher Lund University, Malmö, Sweden, since 2001. Senior lecturer Malmö University, 2001—2005.
Married Elisabeth Engström Franzen, June 21, 1991. Children: Martin Alexander, Hilla Mari.