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Bjarne Reidar Eker

pathologist

Bjarne Reidar Eker, Norwegian pathologist. Recipient honorary plaque Nordic Cancer Union; Knight Royal Order St. Olav. Member Norwegian Medical Association; member Nordic Radiation Hygiene Association, Norwegian Society Pathology, International Academy Pathology (Norwegian division).

Background

Eker, Bjarne Reidar was born on November 26, 1903 in Oslo. Son of Oscar Bernhard and Maren Amanda Elstad (Larsson) Eker.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Oslo University, 1929, Dr.Med., 1938.

Career

District physician, 1929-1932. Science assistant Anatomical Institute, Oslo University Faculty Medicine, 1932-1937. Pathologist University Hospital, Oslo, 1937-1939.

Chief pathologist Norwegian Radium Hospital, 1939-1974, director hospital, 1947-1975. Director Norsk Hydre Institute Cancer Research, 1953-1975, chairman board directors, 1953-1975. President Norwegian Cancer Society, 1950-1966.

Chairman State Council Radiation Hygiene, 1956-1974.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member Norwegian Medical Association. Member Nordic Radiation Hygiene Association, Norwegian Society Pathology, International Academy Pathology (Norwegian division).

Connections

Married Anlaug Dagny Mjaaland, December 11, 1954.

father:
Oscar Bernhard Eker

mother:
Maren Amanda Elstad (Larsson) Eker

spouse:
Anlaug Dagny Mjaaland