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Kurt Esben Borch

Kurt Esben Borch, Danish, Swedish surgeon. Achievements include research in diseases of the stomach, pancreas and biliary system, especially epidemiology and risk factors in tumor development. Member Swedish Association Surgery, Swedish Society Gastroenterology, Scandinavian Surgical Society, European Pancreatic Club, Swedish Society Medicine, International Association Pancreatology, International Society Surgery.

Background

  • Borch, Kurt Esben was born on November 4, 1944 in Osted, Denmark. Arrived in Sweden, 1978. Son of Erik Esben Hansen and Ulla Borch.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Copenhagen, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Surgery, University Linkoping, 1985.

    Career

    • Intern Central Hospital, Eskilstuna, Sweden, 1978—1979, resident in surgery, 1980-1984, senior resident surgery, 1984-1985, University Hospital, Linköping, 1985-1987, assistant professor surgery, 1987-1989, associate professor surgery, 1989-1999, head section upper abdominal surgery, 1994—2002, head abdominal surgery, 1998-1999, department head department surgery, 1998—2002, professor surgery, since 1999. Department head biomedicine & surgery University Linköping, 2002—2004. Member study group for endocrine tumors Swedish Medical Research Council.

      Senior reader in surgery University Linköping, 1994-1999.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in diseases of the stomach, pancreas and biliary system, especially epidemiology and risk factors in tumor development.

    Membership

    Member Swedish Association Surgery, Swedish Society Gastroenterology, Scandinavian Surgical Society, European Pancreatic Club, Swedish Society Medicine, International Association Pancreatology, International Society Surgery.

    Connections

    • Married Gerd Gunilla Bjorkblom, March 1, 1985. Children: Daniel Visti, Lau Esben, Bjorn Andreas, Eric Olof, Michael Erik.
    • father: Erik Esben Hansen
    • mother: Ulla Borch
    • spouse: Gerd Gunilla Bjorkblom
    • children: Daniel Visti Borch
    • Lau Esben Borch
    • Bjorn Andreas Borch
    • Eric Olof Borch
    • Michael Erik Borch
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    Born November 4, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1977
      University Copenhagen
    • 1985
      University Linköping
    • 1978 - 1979
      Intern, Central Hospital
      Eskilstuna, Sodermanlands Lan, Sweden
    • 1985 - 1987
      Intern, Central Hospital
      Linköping, Ostergotlands Lan, Sweden
    • 2002 - 2004
      department head, biomedicine & surgery University Link+
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