Dr Fredrik Petersson is a Senior Consultant and Associate Professor at the Department of Pathology, National University Hospital in Singapore. He graduated from Lund University, Sweden in 1992 with M.D. and received his specialist qualification in Histopathology in 1999. In 2004, he received his Ph.D. in pathology from Linköping University. Dr Petersson has been a Clinical Observer and Researcher at the Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, Houston, USA and has been a Visiting Professor at the Department of Pathology, Charles University Hospital, Pilsen, Czech Republic
Dr Petersson has published 155 articles in peer-reviewed international journals. Dr. Petersson is a member of the Editorial board of Head and Neck Pathology, the official journal of the North American Society of Head and Neck Pathology and Advance in Modern Oncology Research. Dr Petersson is the responsible author for the chapter on nasopharyngeal carcinoma in the latest edition of the WHO classification of Head and Neck tumours.