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Peter Arner

Peter Arner, Swedish medical educator, researcher. Achievements include research in Dysfunction of adipose tissue. Turnover of fat cells. Recipient Wasserman award in Obesity research, 2005. Board member Science Life Center at Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 2010; Member of Royal Society Medicine.

Background

  • Arner, Peter was born on February 26, 1944 in Stockholm. Son of Ored and Inga Arner.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1969.

    Career

    • Professor, senior consultant Karolinska Institute and Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, since 1990, deputy chairman.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in Dysfunction of adipose tissue. Turnover of fat cells.

    Membership

    Board member Science Life Center at Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 2010. Member of Royal Society Medicine.

    Connections

    • Married Anna Arner; children: Erik, Karin.
    • father: Ored Arner
    • mother: Inga Arner
    • spouse: Anna Arner
    • children: Erik Arner
    • Karin Arner
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    Born February 26, 1944
    (age 73)
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    • 1969
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1990
      Professor, consultant Karolinska Institute and Karolinska University Hospital
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1990
      senior, consultant Karolinska Institute and Karolinska University Hospital
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden

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