Log In

Bo Ingemar Wängberg

educator , surgeon

Bo Ingemar Wängberg, Swedish surgeon, educator. Authorized specialist of general surgery, Sweden. Recipient numerous research grants from local/nat. institutions. Fellow Swedish Surgical Society; member New York Academy of Sciences, International Society Surgery, International Association Endocrine Surgeons (member council 2004^), Swedish Association Endocrine Surgeons (president since 2000).

Background

Wängberg, Bo Ingemar was born on April 15, 1953 in Mariestad, Skaraborg, Sweden. Son of Ingemar Mattias and Kjersti Fredrika (Boorg) Wängberg.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Göteborg, Sweden, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Göteborg, Sweden, 1992.

Career

Resident County Hospital, Bohuslän, Sweden, 1978-1986, consultant Sweden, 1986-1987, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg, 1987-1994, associate professor surgery, since 1994. Expedition surgeon Swedish Antarctic Research Project, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1988-1989. Researcher Medical Research Council, since 1995, chairman Medical Research Council planning group on abdominal tumors, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Authorized specialist of general surgery, Sweden.

Membership

Fellow Swedish Surgical Society. Member New York Academy of Sciences, International Society Surgery, International Association Endocrine Surgeons (member council 2004^), Swedish Association Endocrine Surgeons (president since 2000).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, tennis, mountain climbing, literature.

Connections

Married IngaMai Elisabeth Pettersson, June 5, 1982. Children: Julia, Victoria, Axel.

father:
Ingemar Mattias Wängberg

mother:
Kjersti Fredrika (Boorg) Wängberg

spouse:
IngaMai Elisabeth Pettersson

children:
Julia Wängberg

Victoria Wängberg

Axel Wängberg