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ophthalmology educator

Berndt Erik Johannes Ehinger, Swedish Ophthalmology educator. Recipient Hirsch's prize Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1981, Alcon award Alcon Research Institute, 1984, Paul Kayser International award of merit in Retina Research, Retina Research Foundation, 1990.

Background

Ehinger, Berndt Erik Johannes was born on September 6, 1937 in Boden, Sweden. Son of K. Gustav J. and Birgit E. (Leksell) Ehinger.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Lund, Sweden, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, Sweden, 1966.

Career

Tutor department histology, U. Lund, 1956-1966; assistant professor department histology, U. Lund, 1967; junior staff member department ophthalmology, U. Lund, 1967-1972; senior staff member department ophthalmology, U. Lund, 1972-1975; professor ophthalmology, U. Lund, Malmö, 1975-1978; professor ophthalmology, U. Lund, Lund, since 1978; lecturer department ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, since 1991.

Connections

Married B. Marianne Andersson, August 13, 1960. Children: Mats O.J., Åsa K., Karin B., University Magnus J.

father:
K. Gustav J. Ehinger

mother:
Birgit E. (Leksell) Ehinger

spouse:
B. Marianne Andersson

children:
University Magnus J. Ehinger

Mats O.J. Ehinger

Åsa K. Ehinger

Karin B. Ehinger