Roundtable participant biography – Gunnar Brandrup-Wognsen, Global Medical Affairs Leader, AstraZeneca

In August 2017, AstraZeneca sponsored a roundtable debate on the topic of secondary prevention of recurrent atherothrombotic events. Gunnar Brandrup-Wognsen took part as a member of the multi-perspective panel charged with building authority and thought leadership on this topic.

Gunnar Brandrup-Wognsen is associate professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Gothenburg. He studied medicine at Sahlgrenska University Hospital in Gothenburg and then trained as a cardiothoracic surgeon. Gunnar joined AstraZeneca in 2008 as Research Physician and was initially Global Brand Physician for Crestor and later Global Brand Physician for Brilinta/Brilique. He is now Global Medical Affairs Leader at AstraZeneca.

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