Steingrímur Davíðsson húðsjúkdómalæknir


Curriculum vitae


Degrees:

Menntaskólinn í Kópavogi 1979 (College)
Cand Med et Chir (medical degree) University of Iceland 1986
License to practice medicine in Iceland Dec
ECFMG (Educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates, USA), 1988
License to practice medicine in Sweden June 1990
Swedish specialist examination in Dermato-Venereology in Nov 1992.
Licensed specialist in Dermato-Venereology in Sweden Feb 1993.
Licensed Specialist in Dermato-Venerology in Iceland April 1993.
Medical statistics course, University of Iceland, 1997

Teaching:


Part time teaching in Health sciences in the Reykjavik school for seamen, 84-85, 85-86,86-87 and 87-88.
University of Iceland, Medical faculty, Department of Dermatology. Lecturer in
Dermatology and Venereology from 1995 for students in medicine.
Lectures for student in Pharmacology 1999-2005
Lectures for students in nursing since 2005
Lectures in Dermatology for :
The Icelandic Pharmaceuticals Society, Family physicians
Marine officers
Podiatriciance (course 1998)

Member of the :



Icelandic Dermatological Society
EADV
Board of the EADV since May 2005

Positions after medical examination:


General practitioner Ísafjörður 6 June-31 June
General practitioner Hafnarfjörð. 23 Sept -5 Oct ´86
Acute orthopaedic depart. Reykjavik City Hospital 1 Nov 86 - 28 Feb ´87
Orthopaedic Depart. University Hosp. in Reykjavik 1 mars - 31 mars ´87
General practitioner Ólafsvík 1 April - 30 April ´87
Departm. of Radiology, St. Joseph’s Hospital in Reykjavik 15 May - 31 Oct ´87
Departm. of Surgery, St. Joseph’s Hosp. Reykj.1 Dec ´87 -31 Mars ´88
Departm. of Internal Medicine, Reykjavik City Hospital 1 April - 31 August ´88
General practitioner Ólafsvík 24 Sept - 30 Nov ´88

Positions after general medical license:


Geriatric and rehabilitation departm. in Kalmar Hospital, Sweden 11 January - 11 April ´89
Department of dermatology, Kalmar Hospital, Sweden 12 April - 31 August ´89
Department of Dermatology, Malmö General Hospital, Sweden 11 Sept ´89 - 24 April ´91
Departm. of Internal Medicine, Malmö Gen. Hospital, Sweden 25 April - 24 Oct ´91
Departm. of Infectious Diseases Malmö Gen. Hosp. Sweden 25 Oct ´91 - 24 January ´92
Departm. of Dermatology, Malmö Gen. Hosp. Sweden 25 January ´92 - 31 January ´93
Private Dermatological practitioner in Reykjavik Iceland, since 1 April ´93
Specialist at the Dermato-Venerologic outpatient clinic Icelandic University Hospital part time (25%) 1 Nov ´93 to 1 Sept 2002.
Specialist at the Blue Lagoon clinic from march 2004.

Publications:



1. Ljóssenrtiexem af völdum sellerís og sólbaðstofugeislunar
(Photocontact dermatitis caused by celery and UVA-sunbeds. Two cases from the same workplace, In Icelandic)
Davíðsson S. ; Ólafsson J.H.
LÊknablaðið (Icelandic Medical journal)
1994; 80: 189-192

2. Periorbital Papules in a patient with Granulomatous Disease.
Steingrimur Davidsson
Forum for Nordic Dermato-Venereology,
No 1, vol. 1, Aug 1996 p: 26

3. Atopi as a risk factor for skin complaint in Icelandic hairdressers.
Davidsson S.; ”lafsson J.H.
Nordic Dermatology Convention ≈bo, Finland June 1995 (Poster)

4. The usage of gloves by Icelandic hairdressers in their work.
Davidsson S.; ”lafsson J.H.
Nordic Dermatology Convention ≈bo, Finland June 1995 (Poster)

5. Clinical Evaluation of two Immunoassay Methods for the Rapid Detection of Chlamydia Trachomatis Antigen in Endocervical Specimens from High Risk Females.
SteingrÌmsson ”.; ”lafsson J.H. ; Dolphin L ; P·lsdÛttir R. ; Davidsson S; Pronovost A.D.
American Society of Microbiology, Washington D.C. May 1995 (poster)

6. Leishmaniasis · Õslandi, sj˙kratilfelli (Leishmaniasis in Iceland, a case report, in Icelandic with English abstract)
Davidsson S.; ”lafsson J.H.;
LÊknablai (Icelandic Medical journal) Dec 97

7. Clinical Evaluation of two Immunoassay Methods for the Rapid Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis. Antigen in Endocervical Specimens from High Risk Female Patients.
SteingrÌmsson ”.; ”lafsson J.H.; Karlsson S.M.; Dolphin L. Davidsson S. Pawlak C .: Pronovost A; P·lsdÛttir R.
LÊknablai (Icelandic Medical journal)
1995; 81: 7, p.541-544

8. Diagnosis of Chlamydia Trachomatis Infections in High Risk Females with PCR on First Void Urine.
”lafsson J.H.; Davidsson S.; Karlsson S.M; P·lsdÛttir R. SteingrÌmsson ”.;
ACTA Dermato-Venereologica 1996 vol. 76 no 3, p 226-227

9. Prevalence of Genital Chlamydia trachomatis Infections in College Students
Davidsson S.; ”lafsson J.H.; Karlsson S.M.; Kristinsson K.; SteingrÌmsson ”.;
LÊknablai (Icelandic Medical journal)
1995; 81: 7, p.553-556

10. Diagnosis of Chlamydia Trachomatis Infections in Women. Urinary PCR Compared to Cervical Culture and PCR on Cervical Swabs in High Risk Females
”lafsson J.H.; Davidsson S.; Karlsson S.; P·lsdÛttir R. SteingrÌmsson ”.;
LÊknablai (Icelandic Medical journal)
1995; 81: 7, p. 536-540

11. Allergy caused by cosmetics
S. Davidsson
Journal published by the pharmacies (Õ ApÛtekinu), November ¥96

12. Skin problems in Mechanics
S Davidsson
Journal published by the Icelandic school of ship mechanics (Skr˙fan)
May ¥97

13. The inheritance of Psoriasis
Steingrimur Davidsson
Journal of the Icelandic Psoriasis Organisation (SPOEX) 1995

14. A comparative study of the connection between atopic eczema and middle ear infection in children.
GÌsli Baldursson, Gunnar GÌslason, Vilhj·lmur Rafnsson, SteingrÌmur Davidsson
A Poster presented at the annual meeting for family physiscians in Iceland 1999 summer

15. To good to be true; Skin Cap
Steingrimur Davidsson
Journal of the Icelandic Psoriasis Organisation(SPOEX), Dec 97

16. Comparison of Roche Cobas Amplicor and Abbot LCx for the rapid detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in specimens from high-risk patients.
O Steingrimsson, K Jonsdottir, J H Olafsson, S M Karlsson, R Palsdottir,
S Davidsson
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, January 1998, p. 44-48

17. Acquired ichthiosis secondary to gastric cancer
T Asgeirsson, P Moller, S Davidsson
Poster presented at the annual meeting at the Icelandic assoc. of surgeons.
Spring 2000.

18. NorrÊna rannsÛknin · lÌfsgÊum psoriasis sj˙klinga. (The Nordic study on the quality of life in psoriasis patients)
S Davidsson, B Sigurgeirsson
Journal of the Icelandic Psoriasis Organisation (SPOEX), Dec 2000, page 12

19. LÌfsgÊarannsÛkn NorrÊnna psoriasissj˙klinga (Quality of life in Nordic psoriasis patients; results from study)
S Davidsson, B Sigurgeirsson
Journal of the Icelandic Psoriasis Organisation(SPOEX), Dec 2001, page

20. Quality of life and prevalence of arthritis reported by 5,795 members of the Nordic Psoriasis Associations. Data from the Nordic Quality of Life Study.
Acta Derm Venereol. 2002;82(2):108-13
Molin, Lars; Zachariae, Hugh; Zachariae, Robert; Blomqvist, Kirsti;
Davidsson, Steingrimur; Mork, Cato; Sigurgeirsson, Bardur

21. Use of alternative therapy in psoriatics from the nordic countries:
A survey from 5739 members of the Nordic Psoriasis Associations
Mork, Cato; Zachariae, Hugh; Zachariae, Robert; Blomqvist, Kirsti;
Davidsson, Steingrimur; Molin, Lars; Sigurgeirsson, Bardur

22. Treatment of psoriasis in the Nordic countries: a questionnaire survey from 5739 members of the psoriasis associations data from the Nordic Quality of Life Study.
Acta Derm Venereol. 2001 May;81(2):116-21.
Zachariae, Hugh; Zachariae, Robert; Blomqvist, Kirsti; Davidsson,
Steingrimur; Molin, Lars; Mork, Cato; Sigurgeirsson, Bardur

23. Quality of life in 6497 Nordic patients with psoriasis.
Br J Dermatol. 2002 Jun;146(6):1006-16.
Zachariae, Robert; Zachariae, Hugh; Blomqvist, Kirsti; Davidsson,
Steingrimur; Molin, Lars; Mork, Cato; Sigurgeirsson, Bardur

24. Lifestyle of 6497 Nordic psoriasis patients
Poster at EADV meeting Munich, October 2001
(published in JEADV 2001; 15 (Suppl 2): 245.)
Davidsson, Steingrimur Zachariae, Robert; Zachariae, Hugh; Blomqvist, Kirsti; Molin, Lars; Mork, Cato; Sigurgeirsson, Bardur

25. Quality of life and prevalence of joint disease in members of the Nordic Psoriasis Associations.
Zachariae H, Zachariae R, Blomqvist K, Davidsson S, Molin L, M¯rk C, Sigurgeirsson B.
New York , 9. International Psoriasis Symposium 18-22 juni, 2003

26. Self-reported stress reactivity and psoriasis-related stress of Nordic psoriasis sufferers.
Zachariae R, Zachariae H, Blomqvist K, Davidsson S, Molin L, Mork C, Sigurgeirsson B.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2004 Jan;18(1):27-36.

27. Lifestyle of Nordic people with psoriasis.
Int J Dermatol. 2005 May;44(5):378-83.
Davidsson, Steingrimur ;Zachariae, Robert; Zachariae, Hugh; Blomqvist, Kirsti;; Molin, Lars; Mork, Cato; Sigurgeirsson, Bardur

28. Psoriasis treatment at the Blue Lagoon in Iceland
Lecture, Psoriasis2004, Paris Oct 2004
Steingrimur Davidsson, Jon Thrandur Steinsson, Bardur Sigurgeirsson

29. Dermatology in Iceland
EADV news. Spring 2005;14:6-7
Steingrimur Davidsson

30. Telemedicine consultations in Iceland
Læknablaðið 2006; 92: 767-74
Valdimarsdóttir M, Reynisson R, Kristinsson J, Haraldsson ¡, Petersen H, L˙vÌksdÛttir D, Kristj·nsson S, OddsdÛttir M, DavÌsson S, fiorgeirsson G, P·lsson fi


Brochures for patients: ( Co-author with Jon Hjaltalin Olafsson)
Genital Herpes
Hand eczema
HPV infection
Atopic Dermatitis