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Pediatrician , Philosopher , physician

Andras Robert Zagon, Swedish Physician, pediatrician, philosopher. Avocations: numismatics, scuba diving. M C. Cons. of Modern Medicine, France, Nice, 1992. Fellow International College Pediatrics; member of New York Academy Sciences, National Geographic Society.


Zagon, Andras Robert was born on June 28, 1937 in Budapest, Hungary. Emigrated to Sweden, 1968. Son of William E.J. and Vera (Kallos) Zagon.


Doctor of Medicine summa cum laude, Semmelweis University, Budapest, 1961. Postgraduate, University Lund, Sweden, 1968. Doctor of Medicine, ChB, Department of Community Health, Pretoria (South Africa) University, 1974.

Doctor of Philosophy in Religious Sciences, University California, 1985.


Pediatrician, Semmelweis U., Hungary, 1961-1966;consultant pediatrician, Skelleftea Hospital, Sweden, 1966-1969;consultant pediatrician, Roslagstull Hospital, Karolinska U., Stockholm, 1969-1971;consultant pediatrician, Private Hospital, Stockholm, 1971-1973;consultant pediatrician, Pretoria U. Hospital, 1973-1978;chief of pediatrics, Ă–rnskoldsvik Hospital, Sweden, 1978-1980;consultant neonatologist, American Armed Forces Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 1980-1982;consultant, deputy chief pediatrics, Karolinska Institute, Sweden, 1982-1987;consultant pediatrician, Tawam Hospital, United Arab Emirates, 1987-1990;chief medical staff, chief pediatrics, Dallah Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1990-1991;project physician, professor pediatrics, ABV Rock Group KB, Saudi Arabia, 1991-1993;dean, Chief Executive Officer, Vansbro New Pediatric Center, Sweden, 1993-1996;chief department pediatrics, Kristiansunds Hospital, Norway, since 1996.


  • Avocations: numismatics, scuba diving. M C.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author of 32 medical and philosophy books. Contributor over 135 articles to professional journals.


Fellow International College Pediatrics. Member New York Academy of Sciences, National Geographic Society.


  • Other Interests

    Coin collecting/numismatics, scuba diving.


Married Cecilia Ingegerd Bernson, May 16, 1981. Children: Sanna-Andrea, Eric-Attila.

William E.J. Zagon

Vera (Kallos) Zagon

Cecilia Ingegerd Bernson

Sanna-Andrea Zagon

Eric-Attila Zagon