Dr. Ebba Malmqvist is an Associate Professor and co-head of the research group Planetary Health at Lund University together with Dr. Anna Oudin. During 2021-2023 she is also Royal Academy of Science SIGHT Fellow working on interdisciplinary global health research within climate change and environmental health. Ebba also holds a position at the NGO Air pollution and climate secretariate Airclim. Airclim works on bridging the gap between science and policy of the problems and solutions associated with air pollution and climate change.
Her research interest is to be part of a sustainable society by providing science-based risk assessments to environmental health problems. This involves epidemiological and toxicological studies as well as health impact assessments of policy options related to green areas, noise, air pollution and climate change.