Head of Unit. Professor in Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences. MD with specialist training in Paediatrics and a PhD in Paediatrics. Nationally and internationally known for decades of coeliac disease research. Scientific leader of the Salut Child-Health Intervention Programme Salut in Västerbotten. Principal investigator of the Umeå SIMSAM Lab focusing on multidisciplinary register-based research connecting childhood with life-long health and welfare. Attached to the Strategic Development Office (Unit of Public Health) at the Västerbotten County Council.