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physician

Edward Matias Azavedo, Indian, Swedish physician. Certified specialist in anatomic pathology and diagnostic radiology Swedish Board of Health. Named honorary member Society Medical Slovacorum (Slovakia) 1993, Club de la Mamma (Buenos Aires), 1994.

Background

Azavedo, Edward Matias was born on January 5, 1951 in Panjim, Goa, India. Arrived in Sweden, 1972. Son of Joseph and Donatina (Fernandes) Azavedo.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1989.

Career

Consultant Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, since 1985, associate director mammography section, 1988, director mammography section, since 1993. Associate professor Karolinska Institute, since 1991. Associate clinical professor department radiology Michigan State University, since 1991.

Lecturer in field.

Achievements

  • Certified specialist in anatomic pathology and diagnostic radiology Swedish Board of Health.

Membership

Member Brazilian Radiology Quality Control Committee, European Congress Radiology (science committee since 1991), Radiological Society North American, European Society Breast Imaging (president 2002-2004).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Nature, gastronomy.

Connections

Married Marja-Liisa Swahn, May 26, 1979. Children: Anna Maria, Michael, Richard.

father:
Joseph Azavedo

mother:
Donatina (Fernandes) Azavedo

spouse:
Marja-Liisa Swahn

children:
Anna Maria Azavedo

Michael Azavedo

Richard Azavedo