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Cardiothoracic surgeon

Jarle Vaage, Norwegian cardiothoracic surgeon. Certified specialist in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery, Norway and Sweden. Recipient Traveling Research prize European Society Microcirculation, 1978; Ambassador Mark E. Austad scholar, 1989.

Background

Vaage, Jarle was born on April 4, 1944 in Stavanger, Norway. Arrived in Sweden, 1992. Son of Jacob and Magna (Osland) Vaage.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Oslo, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Oslo, 1979.

Career

Research fellow University Oslo, 1972-1978. Surgical resident Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, 1978-1984. Chief resident University Hospital, Tromsö, Norway, 1984-1985, consultant, 1986-1992.

Professor University Tromsö, 1989-1992. Consultant, director experimental cardiac surgery Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Certified specialist in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery, Norway and Sweden.

Membership

Commander Royal Norwegian Navy, 1978. Member Scandinavian Association Thoracic Surgery (board member since 1992), Scandinavian Society Research Cardiothoracic Surgery (secretary general since 1990), European Association Cardiothoracic Surgery (membership committee 1995-1998).

Connections

Married Guro Ellen Valen, November 20, 1991.

father:
Jacob Vaage

mother:
Magna (Osland) Vaage

spouse:
Guro Ellen Valen