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Anders Gillis Hedman

cardiologist

Anders Gillis Hedman, Swedish cardiologist. Diplomate Swedish Society Cardiology. Second lieutenant Swedish Army Medical Corps, 1989. Fellow Swedish Society Medicine; member North America Society Pacing and Electrophysiology, Swedish Society Cardiology, Rotary (president Ludvika-Baerke club 1992-1993).

Background

Hedman, Anders Gillis was born on August 17, 1955 in Sala, Sweden. Son of Gillis E. and Margit D. (Liljefors) Hedman.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, University Uppsala, 1976. Doctor of Medicine, University Uppsala, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, 1989.

Career

Resident in internal medicine Fagersta (Sweden) Hospital, 1980-1983. Resident in cardiology Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, 1983-1986, research associate, 1986-1988. Consultant cardiologist Ludvika (Sweden) Hospital, 1988-1998, vice chairman department medicine, 1992-1998.

Visiting scientist Medical College Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1991. Reviewer Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, New York City, since 1989. Consultant Astra Zeneca Research and Development, Soedertaelje, Sweden, since 1993, Pacesetter, Solna, Sweden, since 1992.

Consultant cardiologist Swedish Air Force Aeromed. Center, since 1998; authorized medical examiner Swedish Aviation Safety Department, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Diplomate Swedish Society Cardiology.

Membership

Second lieutenant Swedish Army Medical Corps, 1989. Fellow Swedish Society Medicine. Member North America Society Pacing and Electrophysiology, Swedish Society Cardiology, Rotary (president Ludvika-Baerke club 1992-1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Downhill skiing, flying, tennis, travel, history.

Connections

father:
Gillis E. Hedman

mother:
Margit D. (Liljefors) Hedman