Professor Emerita Birgit Thilander of Gothenburg, Sweden, passed away at the age of 92 on July 29, 2016. Professor Thilander, who received her professorship in orthodontics at the University of Gothenburg in 1969, was actively pursuing research projects at the university at the time of her death. Professor Thilander was also working with Professor Lars Bondemark and Associate Professor Krister Bjerklin on a new textbook, Essential Orthodontics.
(Rev Esp Ortod. 2016;46(4):145)