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Lena Kristina Hellström-Westas

Lena Kristina Hellström-Westas, Swedish neonatologist. Certified Specialist in Pediatrics 1986, Specialist in Neonatology 1992. Member of Swedish Neonatal Society, European Society Pediatrics Research, European Neonatal Brain Club.

Background

  • Hellström-Westas, Lena Kristina was born on November 24, 1954 in Stockholm, Sweden. Daughter of Olof Magnus and Gun-Britt Astrid Westas.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, 1990.

    Career

    • Member Research Ethics Committee, Lund University, Sweden, since 1999. Consultant Department Pediatrics, Sweden, 1995—1999, project leader neonatal research, since 1998, senior consultant, since 1999. Member science board Firs of May Annual Flower Campaign, Gothenburg, since 1998.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Specialist in Pediatrics 1986, Specialist in Neonatology 1992.

    Membership

    Member of Swedish Neonatal Society, European Society Pediatrics Research, European Neonatal Brain Club.

    Connections

    • Married Göran Åke Johan Hellström, June 24, 1982. Children: Sandra, Magnus.
    • father: Olof Magnus
    • mother: Gun-Britt Astrid Westas
    • spouse: Göran Åke Johan Hellström
    • children: Sandra Hellström-Westas
    • Magnus Hellström-Westas
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    Born November 24, 1954
    (age 62)
    Nationality
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    • 1979
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1990
      Lund University
    • 1995 - 1999
      consultant, Department Pediatrics
      Sweden
    • 1999
      Member, Research Ethics Committee
      Sweden