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educator , Neurosurgeon

Bengt Gösta Linderoth, Swedish neurosurgeon, educator. Member Swedish Neurosurgery Society (board member and science secretary 1994-1997), European Society Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery (board member 1994-1998), International Neuromodulation Society (board member 1996-2000), World Society Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery (board directors since 1997).

Background

Linderoth, Bengt Gösta was born on July 5, 1943 in Stockholm. Son of Gösta Ludvig and Ingrid Marianne (Olsson) Linderoth.

Education

Bachelor, University Stockholm, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University Stockholm, 1973. Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1980.

Doctor in Medical Science, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1992.

Career

Researcher department psychology University Stockholm, 1967-1974, lecturer, 1971-1980, assistant professor, 1975-1980, study councelor department psychology, 1973-1980. Senior neurosurgeon Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, 1988-1994, associate professor neurosurgery, 1994—2004, professor functional neurosurgery, since 2005, head, section of functional neurosurgery, since 1998.

Membership

Member Swedish Neurosurgery Society (board member and science secretary 1994-1997), European Society Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery (board member 1994-1998), International Neuromodulation Society (board member 1996-2000), World Society Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery (board directors since 1997).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing classical and pop guitar and keyboard, art, travel, biology, reading.

Connections

1 son, Carl; Married Eva Birgitta Lindholm, March 4, 1992.

father:
Gösta Ludvig Linderoth

mother:
Ingrid Marianne (Olsson) Linderoth

spouse:
Eva Birgitta Lindholm