Bo Norrving

Professor in neurology, Lund University

Lund, Sweden


Bo Norrving is professor in neurology at Lund University, Sweden.


Professor has authored >300 publications on clinical stroke research including several seminal papers e. g. the Swedish Aspirin Low Dose Study, and the world’s largest study of stroke in the young. He is a founder of Riksstroke, the world’s 1st national stroke registry, as well as a member of the advisory group for ICH 11 at WHO.


Profesor Norrving was the President of the World Stroke Organization (WSO) 2008-2012, and continues as Immediate Past President till 2016 being the WSO liaison person with WHO and the UN. He chairs the WSO Global Policy Committee.