Magnus Simrén, MD, PhD

Professor of Gastroenterology, University of Gothenburg
Senior Consultant, Department of Internal Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
Adjunct Professor of Medicine at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine.

Clinical Focus

Neurogastroenterology. Functional GI disorders. GI motility. Nutrition.

Academic Interests

Prof Simrén’s research focuses on the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of functional GI disorders, as well as the treatment of these. He is the head of a large translational and multidisciplinary neurogastroenterology research group at the University in Gothenburg in Sweden, and holds an adjunct professor position at UNC with the main focus to perform collaborative research on clinical, epidemiological and management aspects on irritable bowel syndrome, fecal incontinence and other functional GI disorders.

Education and Training

Degree Institution Area
MD University of Gothenburg, Sweden Medicine
Residency Lidkoping County Hospital, Sweden Internal Medicine
Clinical Fellowship University of Gothenburg, Sweden Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Research Fellowhip – PhD University of Gothenburg, Sweden Gastroenterology
PostDoctoral Training KU Leuven, Belgium Gastroenterology