Lars Lönn graduated from Medical School at Göteborg
University, Sweden 1981 and published his thesis entitled
”Hormonal Regulation on Body composition” 1998. He did
most of his radiological training at the Sahlgrenska University
Lars is the author or co-author of more than 180 peer reviewed
publications, including endovascular surgery, interventional
radiology, vascular diseases, metabolism and virtual reality
training. He is a reviewer for several journals and
editor for Acta Radiologica and JEVTM.
Main areas of his research include endovascular abdominal
aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR) and thoracic endovascular
aortic repair (TEVAR) as well as education within the IR field.
He has many international assignments including European
board of interventional radiology and CIRSE.
Lars has contributed to development of IR both in Sweden and
Denmark, as professor of vascular surgery 2007-2016 and is
presently appointed as professor of interventional radiology in
He was the president of the Seldinger Society 2006-2013 and
2016 he was awarded honorary membership in the Seldinger