Bengt W. Jeppsson, MD, PhD

Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmö, University Hospital, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden

Dr. Bengt W Jeppsson earned his PhD in 1981 from Lund University where he studied metabolic encephalopathies. He is professor of surgery at Lund University, a position he has held since 1996 and senior consultant at the surgical department in Malmö. Dr. Jeppsson’s research interests include inflammation and tumorigenesis in colon and rectum, with a focus on the bacterial-epithelial interaction in colon. He is member of numerous scientific and surgical societies and organizations. He serves on the editorial board for a number of prestigious journals including, HPB (Hepato-pancreato-biliary) Surgery and Nutrients.