Ylva Böttiger, senior consultant and associate professor at the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Karolinska University Hospital, head of the Karolinska Drug Information Centre and director of studies of Clinical Pharmacology within the Karolinska Institutet.

Ylva Böttiger has held the chair of the Swedish Society for Clinical Pharmacology since 2006. She is scientific secretary to the Drug Committee of the Swedish Society of Medicine, and was appointed to the board of the Swedish Society of Medicine in the beginning of 2011. She is a medical editor at Läkartidningen (the medical journal of the Swedish Medical Association).

Ylva Böttiger’s research activity has been focused on drug-drug interactions and decision support systems, including the development of the drug interaction database SFINX, antiretroviral therapy and drug treatment in children.