Dr. Robert Kronstrand

Dr. Robert Kronstrand, National Board of Forensic Medicine, Sweden


Robert Kronstrand is currently associate professor in forensic toxicology at Linköping University and working at the National Board of Forensic Medicine in Sweden. He received his BS degree in analytical chemistry in 1989, and his PhD in human toxicology in 2001, both from the University of Linköping, Sweden. In 1990, he joined the National Board of Forensic Medicine, Department of Forensic Toxicology located in Linköping, Sweden. Dr Kronstrand has over 20 years of experience in the fields of postmortem toxicology, DUID, DFSA and drug testing in various matrices. His research has covered a wide range of topics over the years, including opiate toxicity and analytical toxicology with focus on the incorporation of drugs into hair. Over the last 15 years, LC-MS-MS as a technique has been another focus of his research. Currently, he supervises four PhD students in forensic toxicology and forensic medicine.