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medical doctor

Jan Alvar Thorson, Swedish medical doctor.

Background

Thorson, Jan Alvar was born on April 29, 1939 in Karlstad, Sweden. Son of Georg Alvar and Anna Elisabeth (Gerd) Thorson.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Solna, Sweden, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Solna, Sweden, 1973. Assistant Professor, University Umea, Sweden, 1975.

Career

Adjunct professor faculty medicine University Umeå, Sweden, 1984-1987, The Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1988-1991. Head claims department Insurance Company Ansvar Norden, 1991-1993. Senior consultant rehabilitation medicine National Insurance Board Hospital, Nynäshamn, Sweden, since 1993.

Author of books on long term effects of traffic accidents, legal aspects of occupational injuries and others. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Children: Henrik, Katrin, Hampus, Susanne.

father:
Georg Alvar Thorson

mother:
Anna Elisabeth (Gerd) Thorson

children:
Henrik Thorson

Katrin Thorson

Hampus Thorson

Susanne Thorson