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Guro Ellen Valen

Guro Ellen Valen, Norwegian surgeon, researcher. Medical diplomate. Ingegerd and Viking olif Bjorks scholar, 1999.

Background

  • Valen, Guro Ellen was born on March 20, 1960 in Oslo. Daughter of Henry and Randi (Karlsen) Valen.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Oslo University, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, Tromsø (Norway) University, 1994.

    Career

    • Intern Vestfold Center Hospital, Norway, 1988, Senja, Norway, 1989. Researcher University Tromsø, 1989-1992. Guest researcher Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, 1992-1993, resident cardiac surgeon, 1993-1996, postdoctoral research fellow Center Molecular Medicine, 1996-1998.

      Vice director Crafoord Laboratory of Experimental Surgery, Karolinska Hospital, since 1998. Associate professor Karolinska Institute, 1998. Associate professor Karolinska Institute, 1999.

    Major achievements

    • Medical diplomate.

    Connections

    • Married Jarle Vaage, November 20, 1991. Children: Henriette, Nora.
    • father: Henry Valen
    • mother: Randi (Karlsen) Valen
    • spouse: Jarle Vaage
    • children: Henriette Valen
    • Nora Valen
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    Born March 20, 1960
    (age 57)
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    • 1987
      Oslo University
    • 1994
      Tromsø (Norway) University
    • 1988
      Intern, Vestfold Center Hospital
      Norway
    • 1989
      Intern, Vestfold Center Hospital
      Norway
    • 1989 - 1992
      researcher, University Troms+
    • 1992 - 1993
      guest researcher, Karolinska Hospital
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1998
      vice director, Crafoord Laboratory of Experimental Surgery
    • 1998
      associate, professor Karolinska Institute
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