Lena Friberg

Prof. Lena Friberg, Ph.D.


  • Co-founded Pharmetheus in 2012, advising in client projects and training Pharmetheus colleagues in pharmacometrics.
  • Expertise includes development of pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic models of desired and adverse effects in therapeutic areas such as oncology, infectious diseases, and neuroscience.
  • Experience as Professor of Pharmacometrics (2014-2021) and Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics (2021- ) at Uppsala University, Sweden, where she performs research and teaches in pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, pharmacometrics, and drug development. Previously, she worked as Research Fellow and Associate Professor at Uppsala University, Sweden, and Postdoctoral Research Fellow at University of Queensland, Australia.
  • M.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Sciences (1997) and Ph.D. in Pharmacokinetics and Drug Therapy (2003) from Uppsala University, Sweden.