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Edward Matias Azavedo

Edward Matias Azavedo, Indian, Swedish physician. Certified specialist in anatomic pathology and diagnostic radiology Swedish Board of Health. Named honorary member Society Medical Slovacorum (Slovakia) 1993, Club de la Mamma (Buenos Aires), 1994.

Background

  • Azavedo, Edward Matias was born on January 5, 1951 in Panjim, Goa, India. Arrived in Sweden, 1972. Son of Joseph and Donatina (Fernandes) Azavedo.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1989.

    Career

    • Consultant Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, since 1985, associate director mammography section, 1988, director mammography section, since 1993. Associate professor Karolinska Institute, since 1991. Associate clinical professor department radiology Michigan State University, since 1991.

      Lecturer in field.

    Major achievements

    • Certified specialist in anatomic pathology and diagnostic radiology Swedish Board of Health.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Brazilian Radiology Quality Control Committee, European Congress Radiology (science committee since 1991), Radiological Society North American, European Society Breast Imaging (president 2002-2004).

    Personality

    Interests

    Nature, gastronomy.

    Connections

    • Married Marja-Liisa Swahn, May 26, 1979. Children: Anna Maria, Michael, Richard.
    • father: Joseph Azavedo
    • mother: Donatina (Fernandes) Azavedo
    • spouse: Marja-Liisa Swahn
    • children: Anna Maria Azavedo
    • Michael Azavedo
    • Richard Azavedo
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    Born January 5, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1981
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1989
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1985
      Consultant, Karolinska Hospital
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1991
      associate, professor Karolinska Institute