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Bjarne Reidar Eker

Bjarne Reidar Eker, Norwegian pathologist. Recipient honorary plaque Nordic Cancer Union; Knight Royal Order St. Olav. Member Norwegian Medical Association; member Nordic Radiation Hygiene Association, Norwegian Society Pathology, International Academy Pathology (Norwegian division).

Background

  • Eker, Bjarne Reidar was born on November 26, 1903 in Oslo. Son of Oscar Bernhard and Maren Amanda Elstad (Larsson) Eker.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine Oslo University, 1929, Dr.Med., 1938.

    Career

    • District physician, 1929-1932. Science assistant Anatomical Institute, Oslo University Faculty Medicine, 1932-1937. Pathologist University Hospital, Oslo, 1937-1939.

      Chief pathologist Norwegian Radium Hospital, 1939-1974, director hospital, 1947-1975. Director Norsk Hydre Institute Cancer Research, 1953-1975, chairman board directors, 1953-1975. President Norwegian Cancer Society, 1950-1966.

      Chairman State Council Radiation Hygiene, 1956-1974.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member Norwegian Medical Association. Member Nordic Radiation Hygiene Association, Norwegian Society Pathology, International Academy Pathology (Norwegian division).

    Connections

    • Married Anlaug Dagny Mjaaland, December 11, 1954.
    • father: Oscar Bernhard Eker
    • mother: Maren Amanda Elstad (Larsson) Eker
    • spouse: Anlaug Dagny Mjaaland
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    Born November 26, 1903
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