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Hans-Olov Gustaf Adami

Hans-Olov Gustaf Adami, Swedish epidemiologist, educator, surgeon, medical researcher. Board License general surgery, 1974. Swedish Cancer Society, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health grantee. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Swedish Society Medicine, American Association Cancer Research, Royal Society Sciences.

Background

  • Adami, Hans-Olov Gustaf was born on July 14, 1942 in Stockholm. Son of Hans V. and Margit D.E. (Sandström) Adami.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in Surgery, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1978. Doctor of Medicine (honorary), University Athens, 1998.

    Career

    • Resident in anesthesiology University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden, 1969-1971, senior registrar in surgery Sweden, since 1975, associate professor surgery Sweden, since 1979. Intern, resident in surgery County Hospital, Karlstad, Sweden, 1971-1975. Researcher in cancer epidemiology Swedish Cancer Society, Uppsala, Sweden, 1986-1989.

      Professor cancer epidemiology Uppsala University, Sweden, 1990-1997, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, since 1997. Adjunct professor School Public Health Harvard University, Boston, since 1992. Member awards assembly General Motors Cancer Research Foundation, 1992-1996, Nobel Assembly, since 1998, Nobel committee, 1998, 99, 2000, General Motors Advisory Council, Cancer Research Foundation.

      Lecturer Cutter Lecturer Preventive Medicine Harvard School Public Health, I.S.A., 1991. Distinguished visiting lecturer Harvard University, 2001. Visiting professor National University Singapore, 2006^.

    Major achievements

    • Board License general surgery, 1974.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Swedish Society Medicine, American Association Cancer Research, Royal Society Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Barbro Elisabeth Jonason, April 11, 1968. Children: Carolina, Johanna, Linda.
    • father: Hans V. Adami
    • mother: Margit D.E. (Sandström) Adami
    • spouse: Barbro Elisabeth Jonason
    • children: Carolina Adami
    • Johanna Adami
    • Linda Adami
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    Born July 14, 1942
    (age 75)
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    • 1969
      Uppsala University
    • 1978
      Uppsala University
    • 1998
      University Athens
    • 1969 - 1971
      Resident, in anesthesiology University Hospital
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden
    • 1971 - 1975
      intern, in surgery County Hospital
      Karlstad, Minnesota, United States
    • 1971 - 1975
      resident, in surgery County Hospital
      Karlstad, Minnesota, United States
    • 1986 - 1989
      researcher, in cancer epidemiology Swedish Cancer Society
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden
    • 1990 - 1997
      professor, cancer epidemiology Uppsala University
      Sweden
    • 1997
      professor, cancer epidemiology Uppsala University
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
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