Stefan Jansson is a scientist at the University Health Care Research Centre, Department of Medical Sciences, Örebro University, Sweden. Since 1996, he has worked as a general practitioner at the Brickebacken Health Care Centre in Örebro, Sweden, and is a specialist in general medicine.
His PhD was judged as the best PhD thesis of the year in 2014. Dr Jansson has contributed to national and international meetings and is a board member of Primary Care Diabetes Europe (PCDE). His areas of interest include quality improvement in diabetes care with a focus on improving treatment for patients with type 2 diabetes and preventing or postponing the risk of complications.
He is currently working on a range of research projects in diabetes and has published papers in national and international journals. He is also a reviewer of manuscripts for numerous scientific journals. He is actively engaged in clinical education, including medical students at Örebro University, and is a supervisor for medical students in essay writing and doctoral students.