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Jan Eric Eric Lindsten

educator , hospital administrator

Jan Eric Lindsten, Swedish hospital administrator, educator. president, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 2003-2006.

Background

Lindsten, Jan Eric was born on January 23, 1935 in Stockholm. Son of Carl Eric and Lisa Maria (Hallberg) Lindsten.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1963. Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1969.

Career

Professor Aarhus University, Denmark, 1968-1970, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1970-2000, professor emeritus, since 2000, dean medical faculty, 1996-1999. Science advisor National Board Health and Welfare, Stockholm, 1971-1990. Secretary Nobel Assembly, Stockholm, 1979-1990.

Chief medical officer Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, 1987-1990, managing director, 1990-1994. Managing director National University, Copenhagen, 1994-1996.

Membership

President, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 2003-2006.

  • president

  • Royal Swedish Academy Sci.

    2003 - 2006

Connections

Married Marianne Elisabeth Östling, June 4, 1960. Children: Carl Magnus, Ulf Eric, Jenny Maria Kristina.

father:
Carl Eric Lindsten

mother:
Lisa Maria (Hallberg) Lindsten

spouse:
Marianne Elisabeth Östling

children:
Carl Magnus Lindsten

Ulf Eric Lindsten

Jenny Maria Kristina Lindsten