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physician , researcher

Gunnar Lars Grimby, Swedish physician, researcher. Medical diplomate. Senior research fellow Harvard School Public Health, 1965-1966.

Background

Grimby, Gunnar Lars was born on April 6, 1933 in Stockholm.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Göteborg (Sweden) University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science, Göteborg (Sweden) University, 1962. Specialization in clinical physiology.

Specialization in rehabilitation medicine.

Career

Resident Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg, 1960-1965, consultant, 1966-1972. Associate professor Göteborg University, 1973-1983, professor, 1983-1999. Chairman expert committee on rehabilitation Swedish Board Health and Social Welfare, 1994-1998.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate.

Membership

Board directors College Physical Education, Stockholm, 1995-1997. Fellow Royal College Physicians. Member Swedish Society Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine (vice chairman 1990-1993, chairman 1994-1995), Japanese Association Rehabilitation Medicine (correspondent), German Society Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, outdoor activities, boating.

Connections

Son of Paul and Mary (Holm) Grimby. Divorced; children: Lars, Hans, Anna. Married Agneta Elisabet Holström, March 31, 1985.

father:
Paul Grimby

mother:
Mary (Holm) Grimby

spouse:
Agneta Elisabet Holström

children:
Lars Grimby

Hans Grimby

Anna Grimby