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Per Thomas Runer

otorhinolaryngologist , researcher

Per Thomas Runer, Swedish otorhinolaryngologist, researcher. Achievements include research on nitric oxide stimulate blood flow and mucociliary activity in the human nose; developed a method for in vivo studies of mucociliary activity in the human nose; research on endothelins 1, 2, and 3 stimulates mucociliary function and decreases blood flow in the upper respiratory tract.

Background

Runer, Per Thomas was born on October 4, 1956 in Stockholm.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Lund University, Sweden, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, Sweden, 1996.

Career

Intern Ystad (Sweden) Hospital, 1985-1987. Resident Department Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Lund, 1987-1994, specialist in otorhinolaryngology, 1994-1996. Consultant otorhinolaryngology Ljungby (Sweden) Hospital, 1996-1999, Blekinge Hospital, Karlskrona, Sweden, since 1999, vice department head department otorhinolaryngology, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on nitric oxide stimulate blood flow and mucociliary activity in the human nose. Developed a method for in vivo studies of mucociliary activity in the human nose. Research on endothelins 1, 2, and 3 stimulates mucociliary function and decreases blood flow in the upper respiratory tract.

Connections

Married Lena Maria Persson, October 29, 1993. Children: Felix, Hanna, Cecilia.

spouse:
Lena Maria Persson

children:
Felix Runer

Hanna Runer

Cecilia Runer