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physician , educator medicine

Folke Georg Lithner, Swedish physician, educator medicine. Member Swedish Society Internal Medicine, Swedish Society Endrocinology, Swedish Society Medical Angiology (vice chairman since 1985), Swedish Society Medicine (board directors 1970-1972), National Society Welfare Board, Scandinavian Society Study Diabetes, European Association Study Diabetes, American Diabetes Association.

Background

Lithner, Folke Georg was born on May 6, 1930 in Abisko, Sweden. Son of Harald Georg and Gerda Linnea (Larsson) Lithner.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Uppsala University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Umeå University, 1976.

Career

Assistant Institute Pathology University Uppsala, 1962-1965, assistant physician Department Medicine, 1965-1968, University Umeå, 1968-1978, associate professor, since 1978.

Membership

Member Swedish Society Internal Medicine, Swedish Society Endrocinology, Swedish Society Medical Angiology (vice chairman since 1985), Swedish Society Medicine (board directors 1970-1972), National Society Welfare Board, Scandinavian Society Study Diabetes, European Association Study Diabetes, American Diabetes Association.

Connections

Married Nina Margareta Carlström, January 17, 1960. Children: Johan, Anna, Sara, Maja.

father:
Harald Georg Lithner

mother:
Gerda Linnea (Larsson) Lithner

spouse:
Nina Margareta Carlström

children:
Johan Lithner

Anna Lithner

Sara Lithner

Maja Lithner