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Medical researcher and educator

Jan Olov Westman, Swedish Medical researcher and educator. Medical diplomate. Fellow American Institute of Stress; member of New York Academy Sciences.

Background

Westman, Jan Olov was born on September 3, 1938 in Umeå, Sweden. Son of Jonas Rickard and Anna Elisabet (Öhman) Westman.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1964. Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1968.

Career

1st amanuensis, department human anatomy, Uppsala U., 1960-1964; 1st assistant, Uppsala U., 1964-1967; research assistant, Uppsala U., 1967-1969; assistant professor department human anatomy, Uppsala U., 1969-1973; senior lecturer, Uppsala U., 1973-1985, 95-; professor, Uppsala U., 1985-1995; head department human anatomy, Chairman of the Board, Uppsala U., 1983-1989, 95-96.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate.

Membership

Fellow American Institute of Stress. Member of New York Academy Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: badminton, Ju-jitsu, floor ball, tennis.

Connections

Married Siv Anne Marie Johansson, September 17, 1966. Children: Viktor, Mårten.

father:
Jonas Rickard Westman

mother:
Anna Elisabet (Öhman) Westman

spouse:
Siv Anne Marie Johansson

children:
Viktor Westman

Mårten Westman