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Carsten Peter Mathias Vagn-Hansen Edit Profile

Carsten Peter Mathias Vagn-Hansen, Danish Health consultant, physician. Avocations: singing, studies on early Christianity. M C. Recipient Hippocrates medal Society International Medical General, Klagenfurt, Austria, 1988, Pharmacia prize Danish College General Practice, 1988, Dandy prize, Denmark, 1991, Health for All prize Denmark Committee on Health Information, 1992.

Background

Vagn-Hansen, Carsten Peter Mathias was born on April 5, 1938 in Copenhagen. Son of Christian Ebbe Theodor and Annie Margaretha Vagn-Hansen.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Copenhagen, 1965.

Career

Junior doctor, Aabenraa Hospital, Denmark, 1965-1967;registrar, Naestved County (Denmark) Hospital, 1967-1968;senior registrar, Naestved County (Denmark) Hospital, 1968-1970;general practitioner, Aabenraa, Denmark, 1970-1988;health consultant, Denmark, since 1988. Medical consultant local authorities, Aabenraa, 1976. President International Society General Practioners, 1979-1982.

Temporary advisor World Health Organization, 1983.

Membership

Member Danish Medical Association, Danish College General Practitioners (board directors 1975-1982).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Singing.

Connections

Married Joan Poula Kruse, June 30, 1962. Children: Christian Aksel, Mette Marie, Lotte Marie, Rikke Marie.