Dr Marianne Brehmer, MD, PhD
Associate Professor at the Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Dr Marianne Brehmer specialises in advanced endourology, with a certain interest in upper tract urothelial carcinoma (UTUC). She is involved in several national and international scientific groups. She is the Chairman of a research group on UTUC at the Karolinska Institutet and is the main supervisor for PhD-students.
Since February 2017 she is responsible for the advanced endourology activity at Danderyd University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden. Dr Brehmer was educated at the Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden. She has been a qualified urologist since 1994. She got her PhD degree in 1999 and did a post-doc in Edinburgh, UK, 2000-2001.
In 2003 she moved to the department of urology at the Karolinska University Hospital, and for 10 years was the Chairperson of the Stone and Endourological Team.
From 2013 - 2016, Dr Brehmer was the Head of the department of urology, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark where she was developing and performing advanced endourology. Dr Brehmer has been active for many years, developing and improving the training of urologists.
From 2002 - 2013 she was the Swedish delegate at the European Board of Urology, EBU, where she was the president, 2008‐2010. During her time in the EBU she was in charge of developing a system for certification of subspeciality centres.