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Gynecologist , obstetrician

Kari Veikko Kahanpää, Finnish gynecologist, obstetrician. Lieutenant Commander Medical Corps, United Nations Forces on Cyprus, 1966-1967. Member Finnish Gynecological Association (board directors 1988-1990).

Background

Kahanpää, Kari Veikko was born on December 2, 1939 in Mäntsälä, Finland. Son of Veikko Ilmari and Irma (Wichmann) Kahanpää.

Education

Licentiate of medicine, University Helsinki, 1966. Doctor of Medicine, University Helsinki, 1976.

Career

Research fellow Cardiovascular Research Institute, University California, San Francisco, 1970-1972. Resident in obstetrics-gynecology Helsinki University Center Hospital, 1973-1978, senior resident, 1978-1981. Private practice in gynecological oncology The Helsinki (Finland) Diaconess Hospital, since 1981.

Member staff obstetrics-gynecology State Maternity Hospital, Helsinki, 1982-1986, Helsinki City Maternity Hospital, 1986-1989. Chief, department obstetrics-gynecology Peijas Hospital, Vantaa, Finland, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to medical journals.

Membership

Lieutenant Commander Medical Corps, United Nations Forces on Cyprus, 1966-1967. Member Finnish Gynecological Association (board directors 1988-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately.

Connections

Married Sari Annele Touri, December 31, 1967. Children: Nina, Mikko, Anna.

father:
Veikko Ilmari Kahanpää

mother:
Irma (Wichmann) Kahanpää

spouse:
Sari Annele Touri

child:
Nina Kahanpää

child:
Mikko Kahanpää

child:
Anna Kahanpää