Jonas Hugosson

Jonas Hugosson

Affiliation: 
Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Urology
Country: 
Sweden
City: 
Göteborg

Current Position:

Professor of Urology
Institute of Clinical Sciences at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg

Education and training:

Medical education – University of Gothenburg: 1976 - 1981
Medical degree – University of Gothenburg: 1981 
Internship: 1981 – 1983
Registered physician: 1983
Medical doctor (MD): 1989
PhD: 1996
Adjunct Professor: 2002
Professor: 2014

Specialist competency:

Specialist in surgery: 1988
Specialist in urological surgery: 1989

Current and previous positions:

Assistant physician - Department of Surgery, Alingsås hospital: 1983-1985
Assistant physician - Department of Urology, Sahlgrenska hospital: 1985-1986
Assistant physician - Department of Anaesthesia, Sahlgrenska hospital: 1986-1987
Assistant physician - Department of Urology, Sahlgrenska hospital: 1987
Assistant physician - Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska hospital: 1987
Assistant physician - Department of Urology, Sahlgrenska hospital: 1987-1988
Ward physician - Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska hospital: 1988
Assistant physician - Department of Urology, Sahlgrenska hospital: 1988-1989
Vice senior physician - Department of Surgery, Östra hospital: 1989-1990
Acting senior physician - Department of Surgery, Urological section, Östra hospital: 1991-1994
Senior physician and section chief - Department of Surgery, Urological section, Östra hospital: 1994-1997
Senior urologist - Department of Urology, Sahlgrenska University hospital: 1997-1999
Vice head of department - Department of Urology, Sahlgrenska University hospital: 1999-2000
Senior urologist - Department of Urology, Sahlgrenska University hospital, 50% senior physician: 2000-2012
Docent, Researcher - Department of Urology, Institute of Clinical Sciences at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg: 2012-2013

Professor - Department of Urology, Institute of Clinical Sciences at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg: 2013- …

Research:

Postgraduate students - Main supervisor for:

Gunnar Aus (1994), Svante Bergdahl (1997), Björn Zackrisson (2003), Magnus Törnblom (2004), Sigrid Carlsson (2010), Rebecka Godtman (2014), Anna Grenabo (2015), Maria Frånlund (Planned dissertation 2016), Kimia Kohestani (Planned dissertation 2017), Karin Braide (Planned dissertation 2018)

Assistant supervisor for:

Johan Stranne (2006), Ali Khatami (2007), Elin Axén (Planned dissertation 2016)

Expert missions:

Chairman of the Regional Oncological Board in the Western region of Sweden 2002-2008 Member of the Board of the NPCR (Nationella Prostata Cancer Reistret) since 2002

Clinical research:

1994-… Chief coordinator of the prostate cancer screening study in Gothenburg, G1. Part of the “European Randomized Study of Screening for Prostate Cancer”).
2014-… Chief coordinator of the prostate cancer screening study in Gothenburg, G2.

In various ways been involved in the following studies:

  • Chief coordinator of the Posaproca-study (multicenterstudy in Sweden and Norway).
  • SPCG-6.
  • Abbott studies, protocol number M00-244, M00-211, M00-258.
  • Micromet studies, protocol number MT201-201.

Pedagogical qualifications:

  • Responsible for training of medical candidates in urology at Östra hospital 1989-1997.
  • Giving lectures and taken part in examinations of medical candidates during their basic education since 1989.
  • Completed course in a supervise training arranged by the University in Gothenburg.
  • Taken part in the education of nurses at the Nursing school.
  • Main responsible for several postgraduate courses, taken place in Gothenburg:
    • Ultrasound course 1994 at Östra hospital.
    • Radical prostatectomy course at Sahlgrenska hospital 1996.
    • Radical prostatectomy course in Åre in 2004.
  • Invited lecturer at 62 occasions.
  • Co-author of a textbook about Urology 2005.

List of chief trainings and other administrative qualifications:

  • Responsible of medical registration at the surgical clinic, Östra hospital 1992-1994.
  • Taken part in a two day course arranged by the National Board of Health and Welfare concerning hospital economy and medical registration 1994.
  • A two day course on the subject communication with staff 1994.
  • Chief- and work organisation program, a three week course during 1994-1996.

National and international assignments:

  • Member of SPCG (Scandinavian Prostate Cancer Group).
  • Board Member of ERSPC. (European Randomized Screening for Prostate cancer) between 1996 and 2012.
  • Elected Chairman in ERSPC from 2012.
  • Board Member in ESOU (European Society of Oncological Urology).
  • Board Member of ESMO (European Society of Medical Oncology) Guide line Group.

Marks of honour:

  • Bard prize for best presentation at Svenska Riksstämman (Urologi) in 1992.
  • Elected as author of one of the 5 best Urological papers in 1994 by Journal of Urology.
  • Main supervisor for Sigrid Carlsson whose thesis was elected as best doctoral thesis at the Institute of clinical sciences at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg.
  • Author (first author) of paper awarded by EAU with “Best urooncological Paper Award 2011 ESOU”.
  • Author to nine abstracts at EAU meetings selected as best poster (in that section).
  • Author to two abstracts at AUA meetings selected as best poster (in that section).