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Bo Ingemar Wängberg

Bo Ingemar Wängberg, Swedish surgeon, educator. Authorized specialist of general surgery, Sweden. Recipient numerous research grants from local/nat. institutions. Fellow Swedish Surgical Society; member New York Academy of Sciences, International Society Surgery, International Association Endocrine Surgeons (member council 2004^), Swedish Association Endocrine Surgeons (president since 2000).

Background

  • Wängberg, Bo Ingemar was born on April 15, 1953 in Mariestad, Skaraborg, Sweden. Son of Ingemar Mattias and Kjersti Fredrika (Boorg) Wängberg.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Göteborg, Sweden, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Göteborg, Sweden, 1992.

    Career

    • Resident County Hospital, Bohuslän, Sweden, 1978-1986, consultant Sweden, 1986-1987, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg, 1987-1994, associate professor surgery, since 1994. Expedition surgeon Swedish Antarctic Research Project, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1988-1989. Researcher Medical Research Council, since 1995, chairman Medical Research Council planning group on abdominal tumors, since 2005.

    Major achievements

    • Authorized specialist of general surgery, Sweden.

    Membership

    Fellow Swedish Surgical Society. Member New York Academy of Sciences, International Society Surgery, International Association Endocrine Surgeons (member council 2004^), Swedish Association Endocrine Surgeons (president since 2000).

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, tennis, mountain climbing, literature.

    Connections

    • Married IngaMai Elisabeth Pettersson, June 5, 1982. Children: Julia, Victoria, Axel.
    • father: Ingemar Mattias Wängberg
    • mother: Kjersti Fredrika (Boorg) Wängberg
    • spouse: IngaMai Elisabeth Pettersson
    • children: Julia Wängberg
    • Victoria Wängberg
    • Axel Wängberg
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    Born April 15, 1953
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1978
      University Göteborg
    • 1992
      University Göteborg
    • 1978 - 1986
      Resident, County Hospital
      Sweden
    • 1987 - 1994
      Resident, County Hospital
      Göteborg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden

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