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Stephan Rössner

Stephan Rössner, Swedish health facility administrator, medical researcher. Recipient Leopold II medal Kingdom of Belgium, 1993, Golden Pen award Swedish Gastronomic Academy, 1996. Member International Association Study of Obesity (president since 1998), Swedish Gastronomic Academy.

Background

  • Rössner, Stephan was born on April 3, 1942 in Norrköping, Sweden. Son of Nils and Susanne (Rössner) Eriksson.

  • Education

    • Docent of medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1974.

    Career

    • Director obesity unit Karolinska Hospital, 1982. Professor health behavior research Huddinge (Sweden) University, since 1990.

    Membership

    Member International Association Study of Obesity (president since 1998), Swedish Gastronomic Academy.

    Connections

    • Married Kerstin Jarvenius. Children: Charlotte, Carolina. Married Britta Hylander, August 16, 1974.

      Children: Sophia, Gustaf.
    • father: Nils Eriksson
    • mother: Susanne (Rössner) Eriksson
    • spouses: Kerstin Jarvenius
    • Britta Hylander
    • children: Charlotte Rössner
    • Carolina Rössner
    • Sophia Rössner
    • Gustaf Rössner
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    Born April 3, 1942
    (age 75)
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    • 1974
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1982
      Director, obesity unit Karolinska Hospital
    • 1990
      professor, health behavior research Huddinge (Sweden) University