Åke Lernmark, Swedish physician, scientist, educator. Recipient Minkowski award European Association for Study of Diabetes, 1984, Kellion medal Australian Diabetes Association, 1985, J.E. Poulson award, 1991, A. Lazarow award 1993.
Lernmark, Åke was born on August 11, 1945 in Stockholm. Came to the United States, 1988.
Doctor of Medicine, University Umeå, Sweden, 1971.
Assistant professor medicine University Umeå, 1972-1979. Director research Hagedorn Research Laboratory, Gentofte, Denmark, 1979-1988. Adjunct professor University Lund, Sweden, 1986-1989.
Professor University Washington, Seattle, 1988-1992, Kasolinska Institute, Stockholm, since 1993.