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Museum administrator

Karl Erik Arons, museum administrator. Recipient Pagel medal, 1985. Member European Association of Museum of History of Medical Sciences (member council 1985), Fraternitas Metropolitana Riga.

Background

Arons, Karl Erik was born on August 25, 1933 in Riga, Latvia. Son of Janis and Marta (Abolkalns) Arons.

Education

Physician, Latvian Medical Academy, Riga, 1957. Doctor Med, Latvian University, 1966. Historian, Latvian University, Riga, 1973.

Doctor honoris causa, Latvian Academy of Sciences, 1998.

Career

Lecturer, docent Latvian Medical Academy, Riga, since 1959. Director P. Stradin Museum of History of Medicine, since 1960, Institute of History of Medicine, Riga, 1991-1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Latvian Medical Dictionare, Riga, 1965-1985, Acta Medico-Historica Rigensia, since 1965.

Membership

Member European Association of Museum of History of Medical Sciences (member council 1985), Fraternitas Metropolitana Riga.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, music.

Connections

father:
Janis Arons

mother:
Marta (Abolkalns) Arons