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Jan Erik Henriksson

Jan Erik Henriksson, Swedish physiologist. Medical diplomate. Grantee Swedish Medical Research Council, since 1980; Fogarty International fellow National Institutes of Health, 1982, New postdoctoral research fellow Muscular Dystrophy Association American, 1983.

Background

  • Henriksson, Jan Erik was born on April 11, 1947 in Stockholm. Son of Harry Erik Gustav and Ing-Marie (Strandberg) Henriksson.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1977. Docent, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1982.

    Career

    • Senior research fellow Faculty Natural Sciences Copenhagen University, 1975-1977. Assistant physician Huddinge & Karolinska University Hospitals, Stockholm, 1977-1979. Lecturer physiology Swedish National College Sports, 1979-1990.

      Professor Karolinska Institute Medical Faculty, since 1991, head division human physiology and exercise, since 1994. Fogarty international postdoctoral fellow, visiting assistant professor Washington University School Medicine, St. Louis, 1982-1984. Medical consultant Swedish Lawn Tennis Association, Stockholm, 1994-1997.

    Major achievements

    • Medical diplomate.

    Membership

    Corporation Swedish Military Forces, 1968-1975. Fellow American Physiological Society, Scandinavian Physiological Society (chief editor since 2000), Swedish Society Sports Medicine (vice chairman 1995-1997, chairman 1997-1999).

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Auli Marketta Lysholm, October 30, 1999. Children: Mikael, Charlotte. Married Auli Markette Lysholm, October 30, 1999.
    • father: Harry Erik Gustav Henriksson
    • mother: Ing-Marie (Strandberg) Henriksson
    • spouses: Auli Marketta Lysholm
    • Auli Markette Lysholm
    • children: Mikael Henriksson
    • Charlotte Henriksson
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    Born April 11, 1947
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1973
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1977
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1982
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1975 - 1977
      Senior, research fellow Faculty Natural Sciences Copenhagen University
    • 1977 - 1979
      assistant, physician Huddinge & Karolinska University Hospitals
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1979 - 1990
      lecturer, physiology Swedish National College Sports