Epidemiologist and a modeller focusing on studying the impacts of climate on health and how climate information can be used for public health prevention.
Professor Rocklöv is engaged in research in the nexus of global health, environmental epidemiology and infectious disease epidemiology. His lab is focusing on modelling of infectious and chronic diseases to understand their ethiology, and for developing predictive models for the purpose of developing early warning systems. He is further engaged in modelling of future impacts on health depending on climate and environmental change. Professor Rocklöv has been contributing to IPCC and WHO assessments, and he is co-coordinating the second working group of the Lancet countdown. Professor Rocklöv is engaged in several international research projects and leads several Swedish funded research projects. He is acting consultant for WHO and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), and he is an associate editor for the International Journal of Epidemiology and Frontiers in Public Health, section for planetary health.Close