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Physiologist

Jan Erik Henriksson, Swedish physiologist. Medical diplomate. Grantee Swedish Medical Research Council, since 1980; Fogarty International fellow National Institutes of Health, 1982, New postdoctoral research fellow Muscular Dystrophy Association American, 1983.

Background

Henriksson, Jan Erik was born on April 11, 1947 in Stockholm. Son of Harry Erik Gustav and Ing-Marie (Strandberg) Henriksson.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1977. Docent, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1982.

Career

Senior research fellow Faculty Natural Sciences Copenhagen University, 1975-1977. Assistant physician Huddinge & Karolinska University Hospitals, Stockholm, 1977-1979. Lecturer physiology Swedish National College Sports, 1979-1990.

Professor Karolinska Institute Medical Faculty, since 1991, head division human physiology and exercise, since 1994. Fogarty international postdoctoral fellow, visiting assistant professor Washington University School Medicine, St. Louis, 1982-1984. Medical consultant Swedish Lawn Tennis Association, Stockholm, 1994-1997.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate.

Membership

Corporation Swedish Military Forces, 1968-1975. Fellow American Physiological Society, Scandinavian Physiological Society (chief editor since 2000), Swedish Society Sports Medicine (vice chairman 1995-1997, chairman 1997-1999).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis.

Connections

Married Auli Marketta Lysholm, October 30, 1999. Children: Mikael, Charlotte. Married Auli Markette Lysholm, October 30, 1999.

father:
Harry Erik Gustav Henriksson

mother:
Ing-Marie (Strandberg) Henriksson

spouses:
Auli Marketta Lysholm

Auli Markette Lysholm

children:
Mikael Henriksson

Charlotte Henriksson