Biographies Speakers

Dr. Lars-Åke Söderlund holds a position as Vice President for the Business Area Healthcare & Enterprises, within Apoteket AB and works with strategic development of community- and hospital pharmacy. He is also Head of National Customers and New Businesses within Apoteket AB. He is an Executive Committee member within the Community Pharmacy Section/FIP, as well as a member of the Program Committee, FIP. He also serves as a Mentor and Abstract Reviewer for FIP. Dr. Söderlund is a frequent speaker in Sweden and Internationally at Congresses regarding clinical & pharmaceutical services, the future of pharmacy and the integration of the pharmacy function within the health care system. As such Lars-Åke Söderlund has been working with Health care authorities in Sweden, Spain, United Kingdom, Brazil and China regarding the development the of pharmacy services, and the integration of pharmacy pharmaceutical services within the health care system. Dr. Söderlund has been lecturing in China since 2010. Dr. Söderlund is a Board Member and Vice Chairman of the Swedish Pharmaceutical Society, and President for the National project “Check my Medicines” ( in Sweden.