Department: Exercise Science
Faculty: Arts and Science
Expert in human medical physiology and exercise physiology, cardiovascular disease, heart failure, atherosclerosis, hypertension, vascular complications of diabetes, mitochondria, bioenergetics, macronutrients, cholesterol, plasma lipids, human performance, exercise physiology, blood flow
English, Swedish, Norwegian , Danish
Dr Bergdahl joined Concordia University in July 2009 after having spent 3 years at the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, McGill University, as a postdoctoral fellow. Prior to this he held his first post doctoral fellowship at the August Krogh Institute, University of Copenhagen (Denmark), where he also taught in the Department of Cell Biology. He received a PhD in Medical Physiology from Lund University (Sweden) and has a strong background in molecular biology and protein chemistry after studies at the Lund Institute of Technology, Lund University (MSc., Chemical Engineering).