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educator , Ophthalmologist

Ernst Axel Erik Linner, Swedish Ophthalmologist, educator. Grantee National Eye Institute, Department of Health, Education and Welfare, 1979.

Background

Linner, Ernst Axel Erik was born on February 26, 1916 in Stockholm. Son of Sigfrid N. and Elisabeth C. Linner.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Uppsala, 1952.

Career

Research fellow in ophthalmology Wilmer Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1953—1955. Associate professor ophthalmology University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1959—1967. Professor University Umea, Sweden, 1967—1974, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1974—1981, professor emeritus Sweden, since 1981.

Ophthalmologist Carlander's Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1982—1998, Geijersgatan 7B, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1999—2005.

Connections

Married Margrith Ida Luchsinger, May 10, 1952. Children: Christina, Axel.

father:
Sigfrid N.

mother:
Elisabeth C. Linner

spouse:
Margrith Ida Luchsinger

children:
Christina Linner

Axel Linner