Karin Meyer PhD

CEO for Swedish Pharmaceutical Society.

Swedish Pharmaceutical Society (SPS) is a non-profit member organization in the life science area with the aim to support research and innovation in medicine and healthcare and to promote high, professional standards through supporting education and professional development. Swedish Pharmaceutical Society is the owner of Swedish Academy of Pharmaceutical Science providing continuing professional training courses to professionals in the life science arena. K Meyer has a background as a scientist in the field of pharmacology from Uppsala University and University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). During the past 20 years K Meyer has held various senior positions the pharmaceutical/life science area, in pharmaceutical industry as well as in the public/non-profit sector. K Meyer has also been working with investment management in the life science sector in Scandinavia, and as non-executive board member and chairman in several Swedish and Norwegian companies.Hospital pharmacist, PhD, Uppsala University Children’s Hospitaltist at both Cederroth International and Fresenius Kabi. He has been manager of the extemporaneous compounding unit of Uppsala University Hospital, preparing radiopharmaceuticals, chemotherapy and other aseptically prepared medications as well as managing the clinical trials unit