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Lars Hjalmar Holmberg

Lars Hjalmar Holmberg, Swedish surgical oncologist, researcher.

Background

  • Holmberg, Lars Hjalmar was born on July 21, 1949 in Sävsjö, Sweden. Son of Gustav Hjalmar Jansson and Karin Ingeborg Holmberg.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Medicine, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1970. Doctor of Medicine, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Uppsala, Sweden, 1988.

    Career

    • Intern Sahlgrenska Hospital, Gothenburg, 1974, Falun (Sweden) Hospital, 1975-1976, resident in surgery, 1976-1981, senior resident, 1981-1986, University Hospital, Uppsala, 1986-1988, associate professor, since 1988, consultant, head breast cancer surgery unit, 1988-1999, head outpatient clinic department surgery, 1993-1999, chairman quality management group department surgery, 1995-1997, professor clinical cancer epidemiology, since 1999. Clinical epidemiology researcher Swedish Medical Research Council, since 1992. Visiting scientist on mammographic screening and breast cancer epidemiology Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, 1991-1992.

      Member working party for developing guidelines for mammographic screening Swedish National Board Health and Welfare, 1985. Member Swedish coordinating committee Breast Cancer and Scandinavian Breast Group, since 1986. Head Regional Oncologic Center in Uppsala, since 1999.

      Speaker numerous medical conferences, associations, workshops in field. Reviewer European Journal Surgery, European Journal Vascular Surgery, Epidemiology, International Journal Cancer, Lancet, European Journal Public Health, Psycho-Oncology.

    Membership

    Medical officer Swedish Army, since 1986. Member Swedish Medical Association, Swedish Surgical Society, Nordic Surgical Society, European Society Surgical Oncology (chairman educational committee 1990-1999, executive committee 1990-1997), International Association for Breast Cancer Research (board governors 1991), European Congress Clinical Oncology (science committee since 1992), Swedish Society Oncology.

    Connections

    • Married Ingbritt Anita Olausson, July 23, 1991. Children: Klara Olausson, Karl Olausson, Karin Holmberg-Olausson.
    • father: Gustav Hjalmar Jansson
    • mother: Karin Ingeborg Holmberg
    • spouse: Ingbritt Anita Olausson
    • children: Klara Olausson Holmberg
    • Karl Olausson Holmberg
    • Karin Holmberg-Olausson Holmberg
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    Born July 21, 1949
    (age 68)
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    • 1970
      University Gothenburg
    • 1974
      University Gothenburg
    • 1988
      University Uppsala
    • 1974
      Intern, Sahlgrenska Hospital
      Gothenburg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden
    • 1975 - 1976
      Intern, Sahlgrenska Hospital
    • 1986 - 1988
      Intern, Sahlgrenska Hospital
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden
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