Project Description

anders_wimo_webbProf. A. Wimo is the acknowledged authority on health economic research in dementia. He is team leader for the health economic research at the Alzheimer´s Disease Research Center at Karolinska Intitutet. He has participated in many EU-projects (e.g., ALCOVE, RightTimePlaceCare), in a report by the Swedish Ministry of Social affairs for OECD and in a working group for the ministry about dementia care. He was one of the authors of the important ADI World Alzheimer Report 2010 and also of the World Health Organization´s (WHO) dementia report from 2012. He was also one of the authors of the health economic part of the Swedish health technology assessment institute SBU in 2008. He is also one of the creators of the Resource Utilisation in Dementia (RUD) instrument, which is used worldwide in health economic research in dementia.


Anders Wimo
MD, PhD, Adjunct Professor
KI Alzheimer´s Disease Research Center
Department of Neurobiology, Care sciences and Society
Novum 5th floor
Karolinska Institutet
SE-14186 Stockholm

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KI Alzheimer´s Disease Research Cente,Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska institutet, Stockholm, SE-14186 Sweden
Tel: +46 8524 80000
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This project is supported locally by funding from Swedish Research Council, SRC, under the aegis of JPND (