Tomas Carlsson

Personlig presentation av Tomas Carlsson

Med dr, Idrotts- och hälsovetenskap
Univ lektor medicinsk vetenskap inr idrottsfysiologi, Medicinsk vetenskap

Educational background

PhD-degree in Medical Science with an orientation towards Sport Medicine from Umeå University (2015). Thesis: The importance of body-mass exponent optimization for evaluation of performance capability in cross-country skiing.

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology.

Bachelor in Business Administration from Dalarna University.

Scientific consultant

Consultant and educator for the Swedish Ski Association, Vasaloppet, and to coaches at regional sport gymnasiums.

Scientific consultant for development projects, with focus on performance enhancement, together with regional first-league teams in soccer and ice hockey.

External cooperation

Project coordinator (2015 – 2018) of the EU-financed project Dala Sports Academy (DSA) - from idea to innovation for health. The aim of the project was through scientific based knowledge support innovative developing projects based on ideas from small and medium sized companies within the field of sport and health. During the project a new scientific based innovation model for a more effective innovation process was developed. For more information on the results and all DSA-projects, see movies and/or brochure.