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Thomas L. Kjellström

Thomas L. Kjellström, Swedish internist, educator. Specialist in internal medicine and endocrinology. Fellow: American College of Physicians, Swedish Society Medicine; member: International Society Internal Medicine (member executive committee 1996—2002, president-elect), Swedish Society Internal Medicine (president 1990-1994), Royal Society Medicine (United Kingdom).

Background

  • Kjellström, Thomas L. was born on January 27, 1944 in Trelleborg, Scania, Sweden. Son of Claes Algot and Ingrid (Årnell) Kjellström.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Lund, Sweden, 1965. Doctor of Medicine, University Lund, Sweden, 1972. Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, Sweden, 1986.

    Career

    • Head department medicine Malmö General Hospital, University Lund, Sweden, 1986-1992, Helsingborg (Sweden) Hospitals, since 1992. Visiting professor Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1992. Counsellor National Board Health and Welfare, Stockholm, since 1992.

      Chairman National Expert Group on Internal Medicine, Stockholm, since 1990.

    Major achievements

    • Specialist in internal medicine and endocrinology.

    Membership

    Fellow: American College of Physicians, Swedish Society Medicine. Member: International Society Internal Medicine (member executive committee 1996—2002, president-elect), Swedish Society Internal Medicine (president 1990-1994), Royal Society Medicine (United Kingdom).

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis.

    Connections

    • Children: Claes, Anders.
    • father: Claes Algot Kjellström
    • mother: Ingrid (Årnell) Kjellström
    • children: Claes Kjellström
    • Anders Kjellström
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    Born January 27, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
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    • 1965
      University Lund
    • 1972
      University Lund
    • 1986
      PhD
    • 1986 - 1992
      Head, department medicine Malm+
      Sweden
    • 1992
      Head, department medicine Malm+