Matti Anniko, M.D.
M.D. degree at the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden, in 1974. Ph.D. degree in 1978 at Karolinska Hospital/Karolinska Institute. Visiting professor at Kresge Hearing Research Insti-tute, Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, USA (1981).
Professor and Chairman 1984-1990 (appointed by the Swedish Government), Department of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery, Umeå University Hospital, Umeå, Sweden; 1989-1990 Medical Director of the entire University Hospital, University Hospital of Umeå.
From 1990 (appointed by the Swedish Government) Professor and Head at Department of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden.
Honorary Professor of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery at the Tianjin Medical Uni-versity, China (1999) and the Beijing Hospital (Ministry of Public Health), China (2000). Guest Professor of Tianjin First Central Hospital affiliated to Tianjin Medical University, and, Honorary Head of Tianjin Institute of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology of the First Central Hospital (2002), China. Guest Professor at Xi´an Jiatong University (2006-2008), China.
Karnik award (2000; Nepal). Joshi orden (2003; India). SPIO (Society for Promotion of Inter-national Oto-Rhino-Laryngology; Japanese Society of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery) award and special prize (2006). Ortho-McNeil Professorship awarded 2003 by Uni-versity of Miami Medical School, Miami, Florida, USA. The Mångberg Prize, Medical Faculty University of Umeå, Sweden (2007).
Honorary Member of the Spanish Society of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery (2005).
Honorary Member of the Slovak Society of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery (2010).
Honorary member of the Academy of Sciences, Republic of Bulgaria (2007) (academician).
Honorary Chairman of the Chinese Medical Association in Sweden (2009).
Supervisory responsibilities for more than 20 medical dissertations in otolaryngology and for 15 guest researchers (ENT physicians) spending 1-3 years in my department. The scientific production comprises original papers published in international reviewed journals, review papers and book chapters (search PubMed – “Anniko”).
Advisor to Medical Research Councils in Germany and France. Member of the medical board of the international company Bionorica. Member of committees (by invitation from different universities) for appointing professors and department heads both in Sweden and internation-ally (Denmark, Finland, England, Norway, USA).
Editor-in-Chief for the Swedish textbook of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery (1991, 2001; 2006), the European textbook (2009, in press) and Handbook on Advanced Head and Neck Surgery (China, 2009, in press, by invitation).
President of the international Bárány Society (see website “baranysociety.com”).
Board member of the international Collegium ORLAS (Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum). Board member (Treasurer) of EUFOS (European Federation of Otolaryngological Societies) (2005-2007).
Editor-in-Chief of the international journal Acta Oto-Laryngologica (from 1999 and onwards).
Editor/associate editor of the international journals ORL (Switzerland), Oto-Rhino-Laryngologia Nova (Switzerland) (6 years) and ENT Journal (USA). Board member of the international journal Medical Molecular Morphology (Japan) (from 2000 and forwards).
Organiser of several international medical congresses (1980, 1986, 1990, 1994, 2000 – twice, 2006).
Founder member of the European Academy of Otology & Neuro-Otology (EAONO).
Clinically particularly engaged in surgical treatment of head and neck carcinomas including the anterior skull base. Organiser and teacher of numerous national (Swedish) training courses in surgical oncology for ENT specialists and related disciplines (CME - Continued Medical Education course). CME course leader in otolaryngology and head & neck surgery for the Society of Otolaryngologists of Nepal (2003).
International guest lecturer with numerous invitations in particular to national congresses in USA, Spain, Chile and Japan. More than 70 international lectures have been presented by invitation. Faculty member of numerous international congresses.
Member of the Royal Academy of Medical Sciences (elected 1996) Sweden; the Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf is patron for the Society. Only one person from each medical field is elected and for lifetime.