Vidar Magnusson

Medical Director for Prehospital Emergency Services, Reykjavik, Iceland

Dr. Magnusson is an anesthetist with training from Oslo, Norway. He has extensive experience in prehospital care and emergency medicine having trained in Iceland, Norway and the United Kingdom. He has served as medical officer attached to British Army in NATO peacekeeping efforts in Former Yugoslavia and has a year of experience with the Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) in Surrey/Sussex and in London. He currently holds the position of medical director for prehospital care in Iceland along with attending physician duties in the emergency department in Reykjavik.

EDUCATION
Cand. med. et chir., University of Iceland
MBA, University of Reykjavik

SPECIALTY AREAS
Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Prehospital Emergency Medical Services