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Bo Gunnar William Norrving Edit Profile

educator , Neurologist

Bo Gunnar William Norrving, Swedish neurologist, educator. Chairman Stroke Association, Malmohus County, 1985-1987. Member National Stroke Association (honorary), Austrian Stroke Society (honorary), European Stroke Council (founding member since 1989), International Stroke Society (secretary since 2004), European Federation Neurological Societies (panel chairman since 2004).

Background

Norrving, Bo Gunnar William was born on February 23, 1951 in Falkoping, Sweden. Son of Knut and Rut (Williamson) Norrving.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Lund University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, 1981.

Career

Intern, resident department neurology, U. Hospital, Lund, Sweden, 1975-1977; neurologist department neurology, U. Hospital, Lund, Sweden, 1977-1987; associate professor department neurology, U. Hospital, Lund, Sweden, since 1987; chief clinical stroke unit department neurology, U. Hospital, Lund, Sweden, since 1991. Science secretary Swedish Neurological Association, 1981-1985.

Membership

Chairman Stroke Association, Malmohus County, 1985-1987. Member National Stroke Association (honorary), Austrian Stroke Society (honorary), European Stroke Council (founding member since 1989), International Stroke Society (secretary since 2004), European Federation Neurological Societies (panel chairman since 2004).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical guitarist, lutenist.

Connections

Married Lena Arrestig, June 5, 1976. Three children.

father:
Knut Norrving

mother:
Rut (Williamson) Norrving

spouse:
Lena Arrestig