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Peter Erik Ekman

Peter Erik Ekman, Swedish urologist, educator. Recipient Fogarty Research award National Institutes of Health, 1981. Lieutenant Swedish Marine Corps, 1969-1986. Member American Association Genito Urinary Surgeons, American Urology Association, Swedish Urological Society (vice president 1999-2002, president since 2002), Association Academy European Urologists, European Association Urology.

Background

  • Ekman, Peter Erik was born on October 23, 1943 in Umea, Sweden. Son of Erik Wilhelm and Margareta Emma Hildegard (Duse) Ekman.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, 1978.

    Career

    • Resident surgery Sabbatsberg, Stockholm, 1972-1975. Resident urology Karolinska Institute, 1975-1979, associate professor, 1980-1990, professor, department chair, since 1991. Co-director World Health Organization G.U. Cancers, Stockholm, since 1991.

    Membership

    Lieutenant Swedish Marine Corps, 1969-1986. Member American Association Genito Urinary Surgeons, American Urology Association, Swedish Urological Society (vice president 1999-2002, president since 2002), Association Academy European Urologists, European Association Urology.

    Personality

    Interests

    Choir singing, skiing, swimming, sports.

    Connections

    • Married Amelie Margareta Sundblad, May 4, 1968 (divorced January 1991). Children: Johan, Kristoffer, Niklas, Jenny. Married Soili Annikki Kupiainen, September 2, 2000.

      1 child Alexandra Anna Margareta.
    • father: Erik Wilhelm Ekman
    • mother: Margareta Emma Hildegard (Duse) Ekman
    • spouses: Amelie Margareta Sundblad
    • Soili Annikki Kupiainen
    • children: Johan Ekman
    • Kristoffer Ekman
    • Niklas Ekman
    • Jenny Ekman
    • Alexandra Anna Margareta Ekman
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    Born October 23, 1943
    (age 74)
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    • 1969
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1978
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1972 - 1975
      Resident, surgery Sabbatsberg
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden

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