Curriculum vitae

Jan Tunér

Postal Address: Sollentunavägen 172, 191 48 Sollentuna, Sweden



Exam at Faculty of Dentistry, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, 1968


Clinical experience:

Public and government services: 1968-1973

Private practice: 1973 –2016


Professional positions:

General Manager, Prima Books AB, Sweden 1995-2016

President, Dala Dental AB, Sweden 1982-2017


Professional organisations:

Membership secretary, World Association for Laser Therapy (WALT), 2000 – 2010.

International coordinator 5th WALT, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2004

Secretary General, WALT Congress, Lemesos, Cyprus, 2006

Co-creator and editor of the “LaserWorld” LLLT Internet Portal 1998 – 2009

Co-founder and vice president of the Swedish Laser-Medical Society 1989 – 2011

Board member, World Federation of Laser Dentistry (WFLD) European division, 2006 -2010

Board Member, Nordic Dental Laser Society, 2010 –2012

Editor and founder, Annals of Laser Therapy Research – “LaserAnnals” 2012 -2018

Editor and founder of

Scientific board, Trade Assn. Medical Laser, Stockholm, 2017 –




Editorial positions:

Editor of LaserAnnals, 2012 -2918

Editorial board member of the Journal “Laser Therapy” 1996-2001.

Editorial board member of “Photomedicine and Laser Surgery” 2002 – Present

Editorial board of Lasers in Dental Science 2017 –

Senior editor, Photomedicine and Laser Surgery 2014 –

Editor, WALT Review 2001 – 2010

Senior editor of Laser, International magazine of Laser Dentistry 2009 – present

Reviewer of Photomedicine and Laser Surgery

Reviewer of Lasers in Medical Science

Reviewer of Angle Orthodontics

Reviewer of Lasers in Surgery and Medicine

Reviewer of Current Rheumatology

Reviewer of Journal of Photochemistry & Photobiology B: Biology

Reviewer of Medical Science Monitor

Reviewer of J Oral Rehabilitation

Reviewer of Arthritis Research and Therapy

Reviewer of Journal of Laser Applications

Reviewer of J Oral Medicine

Reviewer of Photodiagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy


Other positions:

President of the Swedish DX Federation 1963-1967

DX Editor Teknik för Alla magazine 1963-1969

Producer at Swedish department of Radio Deutschlandfunk, Cologne, 1963-1987

Producer of Scandinavian DX Report, Radio Nederland 1964-1970

Chairman and founder of Grängesfrämjandet (local community development) 1987-1996

Certified mushroom consultant

Hypnosis diploma

Rotary organisation, local ex-president, Paul Harris Fellow