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Sven Robert Hammarstrom

Sven Robert Hammarstrom, Swedish biochemistry educator. Recipient Medicinal Chemistry award United States Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1980, Swedish-Belgian Cultural award University Libre, Brussels, 1982; senior Fulbright scholar, Fulbright Commission, Washington, 1994.

Background

  • Hammarstrom, Sven Robert was born on January 8, 1945 in Stockholm. Son of Ernst Sven and Eva Linnea Hammarstrom.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1966. Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1972.

    Career

    • Research assistant Royal Veterinary College, Stockholm, 1967-1972. Assistant professor Karolinska Institute, 1972-1974, associate professor, 1976-1986. Research fellow Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1974-1975.

      Professor Linkopina University, Sweden, since 1986.

    Membership

    Member Swedish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American School for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Swedish Medical Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Skating, skiing, flying.

    Connections

    • Married Birgitta Anna Wiklund, April 4, 1970. Children: Cecilia, Johan.
    • father: Ernst Sven
    • mother: Eva Linnea Hammarstrom
    • spouse: Birgitta Anna Wiklund
    • children: Cecilia Hammarstrom
    • Johan Hammarstrom
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    Born January 8, 1945
    (age 72)
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    • 1966
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1971
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1972
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1967 - 1972
      Research assistant, Royal Veterinary College
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1974 - 1975
      research fellow, Harvard University
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1986
      professor, Linkopina University
      Sweden