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educator , Orthopedic surgeon

Bo Erik Nilsson, Swedish orthopedic surgeon, educator. Licensed physician Board Orthopedic Surgery. Member Scandinavian Orthopedic Association (president 1990-1992), Nordic Orthopedic Federation (president 1996-1998).

Background

Nilsson, Bo Erik was born on March 13, 1933 in Kristinhamm, Sweden. Son of Ragnar E. and Ragna A. (Vallerius) Nilsson.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, 1967.

Career

Resident, Society Relief of Crippled, Hämösand, 1958-1960; resident, Orthopedics Department, Malmo, Sweden, 1960-1964; fellow, Hospital Special Surgery, New York City, 1964-1966; lecturer, Lund U., Malmo, 1966-1980; professor, Lund U., Malmo, since 1981. Department chairman orthopedics Lund U., Malmo, since 1981. Member Swedish Medical Research Council, Stockholm, 1982-1988, Swedish Work Life Council, Stockholm, since 1992.

Counselor Science National Board Health Science Council, Stockholm, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Licensed physician Board Orthopedic Surgery.

Membership

Member Scandinavian Orthopedic Association (president 1990-1992), Nordic Orthopedic Federation (president 1996-1998).

Connections

Married Margareta A. Gustafsson, December 7, 1956. Children: Johan, Anders, Fredrik, Brita.

father:
Ragnar E. Nilsson

mother:
Ragna A. (Vallerius) Nilsson

spouse:
Margareta A. Gustafsson

children:
Johan Nilsson

Brita Nilsson

Fredrik Nilsson

Anders Nilsson