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Dr KARIN GUNILLA EDSTROM

Background

EDSTROM, Dr KARIN GUNILLA was born on September 14, 1934 in Pitea, Sweden.

Education

University of Gothenberg, Sweden, 1955-1962, Doctor ol Medicine. Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 7074, Doctor of Philosophy Medical. Spoken languages: English, French, German.

Career

Chief, Office(s) of Coop with National Program, Global Program on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, World Health Organization since 1990. World Health Organization Representative to Sri Lanka, 1987-1990. Senior Liaison Officer, World Health Organization Liaison Office to United Nations Operational Agencies, New York, 1983-1987.

Senior Medical Officer, Division of Family Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, 1974-1983. Rch Physician, World Health Organization Research and Training Centre for Human Reproduction, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, 1973-1974. Senior Registrar & Lecturer, Depart ment of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Karolinska Hospital, 1966-1974.

Registrar, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Provincial Hospital, Molndal, Sweden, 1963-1966.

Membership

Member Swedish Medical Association. Swedish Association of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Women’s International Public Health Network.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Health programme planning and evaluation. Health and development. Training of health professionals.

    Literature; travel; photography.