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Yngve Gunnar Gustafson

Yngve Gunnar Gustafson, Swedish medical educator. Diplomate Sweden, 1977. Recipient Distinguished Researcher award, Swedish Dementia Foundation, 2007, Sohlberg Nordic Prize Gerontology, Nordisk Gerontologisk Förening, 2008. Member of Swedish Geriatric Society, Swedish Medical Society (board member 2006-2008), British Geriatric Society.

Background

  • Gustafson, Yngve Gunnar was born on December 23, 1949 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Son of Gunnar Torsten Gustafson and Freja Göthson-Gustafson.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine in Geriatric Medicine, Umeå University, Sweden, 1985. Division of Medical Sciences, Umeå University, Sweden.

    Career

    • Science advisor Swedish National Board Health and Welfare, Stockholm, since 2000. Professor Umeå University, since 1992, head department, consultant. Chairman Swedish Hospital Physician Association, Umeå.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate Sweden, 1977.

    Membership

    Member of Swedish Geriatric Society, Swedish Medical Society (board member 2006-2008), British Geriatric Society.

    Connections

    • Married Evy Margareta Larsson, May 24, 1949. Children: Emma Anna, Marie, Martin Yngve, Hans, Ingvar Olov, Gunnar, Karl Pär, Jonas.
    • father: Gunnar Torsten Gustafson
    • mother: Freja Göthson-Gustafson
    • spouse: Evy Margareta Larsson
    • children: Emma Anna Gustafson
    • Marie Gustafson
    • Martin Yngve Gustafson
    • Hans Gustafson
    • Ingvar Olov Gustafson
    • Gunnar Gustafson
    • Karl Pär Gustafson
    • Jonas Gustafson
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    Born December 23, 1949
    (age 67)
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    • 1985
      Umeå University