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Infectious diseases physician

Karl Gustaf Ekdahl, Swedish medical officer, educator. Certified specialist of infectious diseases Swedish Board Health and Welfare. Recipient award Swedish Society Infectious Diseases, 1991, South Swedish Society Infectious Diseases, 1992; grantee Royal Physiographic Society, 1993. Fellow Swedish Society Medicine (award 1997); member Swedish Medical Association, European Society Immunodeficiencies.

Background

Ekdahl, Karl Gustaf was born on June 26, 1959 in Lund, Sweden.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Lund University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, 1995. Diploma in tropical medicine and hygiene, Mahidol University, Bangkok, 1993.

Career

Physician, Kristianstad Hospital, Sweden, 1986-1989; registrar, Lund U. Hospital, 1989-1993; senior registrar, Lund U. Hospital, 1993-1996; consultant infectious diseases specialist, Lund U. Hospital, since 1993; coordinator immunodeficiency unit, Lund U. Hospital, 1995-1998; communicable diseases control officer, Malmö (Sweden) U. Hospital, 1996-1998; consultant Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control,, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, since 1998; program manager for infectious disease control in Baltic region, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, since 1998. Referee Scandinavian Journal Infectious Diseases, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Certified specialist of infectious diseases Swedish Board Health and Welfare.

Membership

Fellow Swedish Society Medicine (award 1997). Member Swedish Medical Association, European Society Immunodeficiencies.

Connections

Married Cecilia Cardell. Children: Victor, Eric.

spouse:
Cecilia Cardell

children:
Victor Ekdahl

Eric Ekdahl