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Management and staff

At CHP you will find scientists, teachers, and students that work with Performance, Nutrition, Physical activity and Health from different perspectives.

Our staff serves as external reviewers and/or opponents for PhD theses for national and international universities, as reviewers for peer-reviewed journal articles and as examiners for theses at the Department of Food and Nutrition and Sport Science at the Faculty of Education (BA & MA).

Our researchers also function as associate editor for international journals such as British Journal of Sports Medicine SportsMed. Our staff regulary appeares on national television and radio, in news articles, magazines, pods, and as contributors or speakers at multiple international conferences.

Prof. Stefan Grau, Manager CHP, Professor in Biomechanics and Movement Science

Prof. Mats Börjesson, Manager CHP Professor in Sports Physiology, MD

Prof. Stefan Lindinger, Professor in Exercise Physiology/Training

Prof. Emeritus Claes Annerstedt (Learning)

Dr. Daniel Arvidsson, Nutritionist

Dr. Stefan Pettersson, Nutritionist

 

Dr. Mathias Wernbom (assoc.), Physiotherapist

Dr. Dan Fransson, Sport Scientist

​​​​​​​Dr. Jonatan Jungmalm, Sport Scientist

Dr. Andreas Lundberg Zachrisson, Sport Scientist

Fredrik Edin, Lab assistant Physiology

Mikael Gustafsson, Lab assistant Biomechanics & Strength & body composition

Jonatan Fridolfsson 

Jacob Lindh 

Solveig Hausken 

Matilda Frisk Torell 

Hampus Luning 

Tania Nilsson 

Frida Nilsson 

Pia Skovdahl 

Daniel Wennerlund, Project Coordinator and Communication

Members of our Steering Board

The board members have backgrounds from both public, private and academic sectors and also the sports sector. The composition of different experiences and backgrounds is important for the long-term success of the Center.

It increases our competitiveness and promotes our understanding of different contexts and the need of end-users.  


Frode Slinde, PhD, Head of Department,
Department of Food and Nutrition, and
Sport Science


Agneta Holmäng, Professor, Dean
Medical Faculty, Gothenburg University

Ann Söderström, Director Healthcare
services, Region Västra Götaland

Carolina Klüft, CEO Generation PEP,
Honorary doctor of medicine at
Sahlgrenska Academy, Former
Heptathlete

Olle Larkö, Professor, Steering Board
Inga-Britt and Arne Lundbergs Research
Foundation, Former Dean Medical
Faculty, Gothenburg University

Bo Edsberger, CEO Taxi Göteborg,
Former Head of Gothenburg Half
Marathon and Gothenburg Athletic
Federation

Anders Albertsson, District Manager
(Region Västra Götaland) of the National
Sports Association (Riksidrottsförbund)

Patrik Mossberg, CEO Marinvest

Mattias Zackrisson, Head of
Administration, Department of Food and
Nutrition, and Sport Science.

Mats Börjesson, Professor, Manager,
Center for Health and Performance,
Department of Medicine

Stefan Grau, Professor, Manager, Center
for Health and Performance, Department
of Food and Nutrition, and Sport Science

Daniel Wennerlund, Project Coordinator
and Communication, Center for Health
and Performance, Department of Food
and Nutrition, and Sport Science