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Björn Petrus Petruson Edit Profile

researcher , Surgeon

Björn Petrus Petruson, Swedish surgeon, researcher. Recipient award Swedish Medical Research Council, 1985, Swedish Work Environmental Fund, 1987, Svea and Maud Klein's Fund, 1988. Fellow Swedish Society Medicine, European Rhinologic Society, Göteborg Society Medicine; member Swedish Rhinologic Society (chairman since 1995), Swedish Pituitary Study Group (secretary since 1990).

Background

Petruson, Björn Petrus was born on March 27, 1939 in Karlskrona, Amiralitetsförsamling, Sweden. Son of Johan Alfons and Linnéa Rakel (Svensson) Petruson.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, University Göteborg, Sweden, 1960. Doctor of Medicine, University Göteborg, Sweden, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Göteborg, Sweden, 1974.

Career

Associate professor University Göteborg, since 1975. Chief surgeon ear, nose and throat department Göteborg, since 1976.

Membership

Fellow Swedish Society Medicine, European Rhinologic Society, Göteborg Society Medicine. Member Swedish Rhinologic Society (chairman since 1995), Swedish Pituitary Study Group (secretary since 1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, walking, fishing, photography.

Connections

Married Barbro Samuelsson, May 13, 1963. Children: Karin, Carl.

father:
Johan Alfons Petruson

mother:
Linnéa Rakel (Svensson) Petruson

spouse:
Barbro Samuelsson

children:
Karin Petruson

Carl Petruson