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Medical educator

Carl Bertil Steen, Swedish medical educator.

Background

Steen, Carl Bertil was born on April 15, 1938 in Stockholm. Son of Bertil and Karin Engineer of Mines (Lindskog) Steen.

Education

AM, University Goteborg, 1964. Doctor of Medicine, University Goteborg, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, University Goteborg, 1977.

Career

Assistant department anatomy Goteborg University, Sweden, 1958—1964, assistant professor, 1978—1980. Resident Sahlgren Hospital, 1964—1969, Vasa Hospital, Goteborg, 1964—1969, physician-in-chief, 1976—1980. Professor University Umea, Sweden, 1980—1981, Lund University, Sweden, 1981—1988, Goteborg University, 1988—2003.

Visiting professor Monash University, Melbourne, 1990. Professor emeritus Goteborg University, since 2003. Consultant World Health Organization.

Member science council Swedish National Board Health and Welfare, 1987—2003. Expert Swedish National Food Administration Board. President, secretary-general Scandinavian International Congresses.

Official quality inspector Swedish Geriatric Clinics, 1995—2001.

Membership

Member of Europ, European Academy Medicine Aging (science committee 1991—2003), Group European Professor Medical Gerontology, Royal Academy of Sciences (national committee nutritional science 1990—2001), Royal Physiographic Society, International Psychogeriatric Association (board directors 1983-1994, secretary 1989-1991, president-elect 1991-1993, president 1993-1994), International Union Nutritional Sciences (secretary committee nutrition and aging 1979—2002), Swedish Nutrition Foundation (board directors 1990-1999), Swedish College Physicians, Swedish Society Research Aging. (science secretary 1975-1983, president 1988-1994), Swedish Society Nutrition (board directors 1975-1975), Swedish Geriatric Association (past chairman), Nordic Society Gerontology (board directors 1985-1994), American Geriatric Society.

Connections

Married Gunilla Steen, June 1, 1968. 1 child Mattias.

father:
Bertil Engineer

mother:
Karin Engineer

spouse:
Gunilla Steen

child:
Mattias Steen