logo logo

Håkan K. Ahlström

Håkan K. Ahlström, Swedish radiologist, educator. Achievements include inventor of bone biopsy system. Research grantee Swedish Society for Cancer, 1991-1995, 93, 98, Swedish Medical Research.Coun., 2000, 2002, and 2005; Sjogrens' award, 2002.

Background

  • Ahlström, Håkan K. was born on April 26, 1953 in Härnösand, Sweden. Son of Valter H. and Kerstin (Andersson) Ahlström.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Uppsala, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Uppsala, 1988.

    Career

    • Physician Department Radiology, Uppsala, 1981-1988, assistant head physician, 1988-1992, head physician, since 1992, head Magnetic Resonance section, since 1993, professor radiology, since 2002. Associate professor Positron Emission Tomography Center, Uppsala, 1992-1993, professor radiology since 2002. Head Magnetic Resonance, pediatrics, oncology, neurological radiology, Uppsala, 1998-2005.

      Chairman KPS Oncology, Radiology, Clinical Immunology Institution, since 2004, head Medical Research Institute, since 2005.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include inventor of bone biopsy system.

    Connections

    • Married Lena C. Randau, August 6, 1983. Children: Malin, Olle, Martin.
    • father: Valter H. Ahlström
    • mother: Kerstin (Andersson) Ahlström
    • spouse: Lena C. Randau
    • children: Malin Ahlström
    • Olle Ahlström
    • Martin Ahlström
    See on larger map
    Born April 26, 1953
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1978
      University Uppsala
    • 1988
      University Uppsala
    • 1981 - 1988
      Physician, Department Radiology
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden