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Anders Gustaf Olsson

Anders Gustaf Olsson, Swedish medical researcher. Major Swedish Army, 1967-1985. Member of Swedish Medical Research Council (board directors), Linköping Medical Society (president 1990-1997), European Atherosclerosis Society 1987-1990, European Atherosclerosis Group (secretary 1981-1987).

Background

  • Olsson, Anders Gustaf was born on July 20, 1940 in Stockholm. Son of Rune Gustaf Martin and Lisbeth Maria (Werner) Olsson.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1975. Docent, 1975.

    Career

    • Intern Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, 1967-1975, academy teacher, 1975-1983, intern, resident, 1975-1978, associate professor, 1978-1983. Professor medicine faculty health science University Hospital, Linköping, Sweden, since 1983, head department medicine Sweden, 1983-1992, head clinical research center Sweden, 1992—2003. Co-chairman steering committee Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study, 1987—1994.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Liberals

    Membership

    Major Swedish Army, 1967-1985. Member of Swedish Medical Research Council (board directors), Linköping Medical Society (president 1990-1997), European Atherosclerosis Society 1987-1990, European Atherosclerosis Group (secretary 1981-1987).

    Personality

    Interests

    Bicycling, skiing, skating, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Monika Danielson, June 1, 1965 (divorced 1974). Children: Hjalmar, Nanna. Married Sonja Margareta Andersson, July 16, 1977.

      Children: Viktor, Gustaf.
    • father: Rune Olsson
    • spouses: Monika Danielson
    • Sonja Margareta Andersson
    • children: Hjalmar Olsson
    • Nanna Olsson
    • Viktor Olsson
    • Gustaf Olsson
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    Born July 20, 1940
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    • 1967
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1975
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1967 - 1975
      Intern, Karolinska Hospital
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1983
      professor, medicine faculty health science University Hospital
      Linköping, Ostergotlands Lan, Sweden
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