Professor Thomas List is chairman of the Department of Stomatognathic Physiology at Malmö University in Sweden. His research encompasses epidemiological studies of TMD in adults and adolescents; clinical investigations into diagnosis and mechanisms of TMD and orofacial pain; and intervention studies to evaluate the pain-relieving effect of pharmacological, physical, and behavioural therapies in orofacial pain. He has published more than 80 articles or book chapters and serves as an expert on several international and national research and health technology assessment committees.