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Gunnar B. Johanson

Gunnar B. Johanson, Swedish toxicologist, researcher, medical educator. Member American Conference Governmental Industrial Hygienists, United States Society Toxicology, Swedish Academy Pharmaceutical Sciences, Swedish Medical Society, Swedish Occupational Hygiene Association, Swedish Society Toxicology, International Commission Occupational Health.

Background

  • Johanson, Gunnar B. was born on March 26, 1951 in Örnköldsvick, Sweden. Son of Stig B. H. and Ingrid K. (Olsen) Johanson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Biology, Physiology, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1973. Master of Science in Toxicology, Karolinska Institute, Sweden, 1984. Doctor Medical Science in Toxicology, Karolinska Institute, 1988.

    Career

    • Research assistant department animal physiology, teacher animal physiology Swedish University Agricultural Sciences, 1974-1979. Teacher toxicokinetics Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1979-1988, course leader, teacher, 1986, 87, associate professor experimental work, environmental medicine, 1991. Associate professor occupational and environmental medicine department medical science, since 1991.

      Teacher occupational physiology National Institute Occupational Health (now National Institute Working Life), Sweden, 1984-1992, research engineer division work and environmental physiology Sweden, 1984-1988. Senior researcher department toxicology and chemistry National Institute Working Life, Solna, Sweden, 1988-1997. Director program toxicology and risk assessment, since 2000.

      Occupational hygienist/toxicologist department occupational & environmental medical Uppsala University Hospital, 1989-1990. Professor occu;. toxicology/risk assessment National Institute Working Life and Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, since 2000. Swedish expert scientific committee Nordic Work Environmental Conference, since 2000.

      Adjunct professor occuple. toxiclogy department medical science Uppsala University, since 1999. Teacher biology, mathematics Namaacha Technology School, Mozambique, 1979-1982, toxicokinetics University Jönköping, 1989. Lecturer Technology University, Munich, 1991.

      Consultant advisory in mathematics Department Education and Culture Government of Mozambique, 1981-1982. Attendant matters of food additives and contaminants Unit of Toxicoloy National Food Administration, Uppsala, Sweden, 1982. Occupational hygienist, toxicologist department occupational medicine University Hospital, Uppsala, 1989-1990.

      Scientific secretary Swedish Toxicol. Council Chemicals Inspectorate, Solna, Sweden, 1993-1995. Session chairman 37 Nordiska Arbetsmiljömötet, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1988, International Symposium Biological Monitoring, Kyoto, 1992, Espoo, Finland, 1996.

      Chairman Minisymposium on Organic Solvents 25th International Congress on Occupational Health, Stockholm, 1996. Arranger workshop on biological monitoring 3rd International Scientific Conference International Occupational Hygiene Association, Crans, Montana, 1997. Visiting scientist department environmental health University Yamanashi, 1988, 94.

      Institute Toxicology Goldman Sachs Group-Forschungszentrum Umwelt und Gesundheit, Munich, 1991. Organizer, member scientific committee, session chairman International Workshop Pharmacokinetic Modelling in Occupational Health, Leysin, Switzerland, 1990. Session organizer, session chairman Work Environment Days, Älvsjö, Sweden, 1992.

      Organizer, member scientific, organizing committees, session chairman International Symposium on Health Hazards of Glycol Ethers, Nancy, France, 1994. Member scinentific advisory panel Chemical Industry Institute Toxicology, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, since 1994.

    Membership

    Member American Conference Governmental Industrial Hygienists, United States Society Toxicology, Swedish Academy Pharmaceutical Sciences, Swedish Medical Society, Swedish Occupational Hygiene Association, Swedish Society Toxicology, International Commission Occupational Health.

    Connections

    • Married Eva Åsing, March 18, 1978. Children: Tobias, Martin, Josefin, Isabel.
    • father: Stig B. H. Johanson
    • mother: Ingrid K. (Olsen) Johanson
    • spouse: Eva Åsing
    • children: Tobias Johanson
    • Martin Johanson
    • Josefin Johanson
    • Isabel Johanson
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    Born March 26, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1973
      Biology
    • 1984
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1988
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1974 - 1979
      Research assistant, animal physiology Swedish University Agricultural Sciences
    • 1974 - 1979
      teacher, animal physiology Swedish University Agricultural Sciences
    • 1984 - 1992
      teacher, occupational physiology National Institute Occupational Health (now National Institute Working Life)
      Sweden
    • 1988 - 1997
      senior, researcher department toxicology and chemistry National Institute Working Life
      Solna, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1989 - 1990
      occupational hygienist/toxicologist department occupational & environmental medical Uppsala University Hospital
    • 1991
      associate, professor occupational and environmental medicine department medical science
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