Häggström, Jens

Jens Häggström completed his basic veterinary training 1990. He earned his Doctorate degree in 1996 became an Associate Professor in Internal Medicine, in Uppsala the year 2000, 2003 Promoted Professor, 2012 Professor (Chair) in the same subject, and in 2014 Section Head for Small Animal Medicine and Surgery. Between 2022 to 2023 he acted as Deputy Director of Clinical Services at the University Teaching Hospital in Uppsala. Jens Häggström is a Diplomate of ECVIM-CA since 1998. He is author and co-author of a large number of original papers in internationally distributed peer-viewed Journals, Congress abstracts and Textbook chapters. Jens Häggström is Lead Investigator of the SVEP, QUEST and the EPIC trials, all investigating the effect of different drugs in Myxomatous Mitral Valve Disease in dogs. He a panelist for the 2009 and 2019 ACVIM Consensus statements concerning Myxomatous Mitral Valve Disease in dogs and for the 2020 ACVIM Consensus statement concerning Feline Cardiomyopathy.