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Clinical immunologist

Eva Orvokki von Willebrand, Finnish clinical immunologist. Achievements include research in immunocytological techniques and diagnostics in organ transplantation. Recipient Farmos prize for medical science, Finland, 1985. Member Transplantation Society, Scandinavian Society Immunology, Finnish Society Internal Medicine.

Background

Willebrand, Eva Orvokki von was born on December 23, 1942 in Helsinki, Finland.

Education

Licence in Medicine, University Helsinki, 1969. Specialist in Internal Medicine, University Helsinki, 1977. Doctor of Medicine, University Helsinki, 1981.

Career

Intern, house officer, specialist department internal medicine, Helsinki City Hospital, 1968-1976; house officer, chief physician department laboratory medicine, Helsinki City Hospital, 1976-1979; research fellow Transplantation Laboratory, U. Helsinki, 1977-1979; laboratory supervisor department serobacteriology, U. Helsinki, 1980-1981; specialist in internal medicine transplantation division, U. Helsinki, 1981-1992; specialist, consultant transplantation immunology, U. Helsinki, since 1993; consultant clinical immunologist, U. Helsinki, since 1983; consultant transplantation immunocytologist, U. Helsinki, since 1981. Lecturer, advisor in health care Helsinki Medical Center, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in immunocytological techniques and diagnostics in organ transplantation.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Immunology of Renal Transplantation, 1993, Kidney Transplantation Principles and Practice, 1994, Diagnostic Cytopathology, 1995, Solid Organ Transplant Rejection, 1996.

Membership

Member Transplantation Society, Scandinavian Society Immunology, Finnish Society Internal Medicine.

Connections

Daughter of Veikko Viljo and Aune Orvokki (Sandell) Sirviö;m. Peter Herman von Willebrand, July 4, 1967. Children: Maria Catherine, Martin Reinhold.

father:
Veikko Viljo Sirviö

mother:
Aune Orvokki (Sandell) Sirviö

child:
Maria Catherine Willebrand

child:
Martin Reinhold Willebrand