Senior consultant and associate professor

Department of endocrinology University hospital of Skåne in Malmö, and division for clinical sciences University of Lund (Sweden)

Jan Apelqvist is a senior consultant and an associate professor at the department of endocrinology University hospital of Skåne in Malmö, and division for clinical sciences University of Lund (Sweden) coordinating a multidisciplinary foot care centre (national centre of excellence) for prevention/ treatment of the diabetic foot. He has a vast experience of clinical work, clinical research, leadership and teaching (senior lecturer) on management and prevention of diabetes-related complications of the lower extremity and wound management. Past president of EWMA (European Wound Management Association), member of editorial board of the IWGDF (International Working Group for the Diabetic Foot) and previous international board member of the AAWC (Association for the Advancement of Wound Care). Frequently participating as advisor or expert in working groups and consensus groups on national and international level.