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Periodontics educator

Bjorn Christer Klinge, Swedish periodontics educator. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Scandinavian Society of Periodontology.

Background

Klinge, Bjorn Christer was born on January 12, 1950 in Alingsas, Sweden. Son of Björn Wiking and Anna-Lisa (Augustsson) Klinge.

Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery, Lund University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, 1984.

Career

Assistant professor Lund University Oral Health Science, Malmo, Sweden, 1977-1984, associate professor Sweden, 1984-1994. Professor, chairman, dean Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, since 1994, dean faculty of odontology, since 1996.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Scandinavian Society of Periodontology.

Connections

Married Kerstin Maria Tengwall, 1984. Children: Anna, Magnus.

father:
Björn Wiking Klinge

mother:
Anna-Lisa (Augustsson) Klinge

spouse:
Kerstin Maria Tengwall

children:
Anna Klinge

Magnus Klinge