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Kjell Erik Öberg

educator , physician , researcher

Kjell Erik Öberg, Swedish physician, educator, researcher. Recipient European award for Interferon Research, Germany, 1991. Member Swedish Medical Association, Swedish Medical Research Association, Lion Cancer Research Foundation (science board since 1988), European Society for Medical Oncology, European School Oncology, European Organization for Research on Treatment of Cancer.

Background

Öberg, Kjell Erik was born on April 15, 1946 in Kalix, Norbotten, Sweden. Son of Emil K. and Carin I. (Nordlund) Öberg.

Education

Med kand, Medical Faculty University, Gothenburg, 1967. Med lic, Medical Faculty University, Umeå, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, specialist in endocrinology, Medical Faculty University, Uppsala, 1982.

Specialist in internal medicine, Boden, 1976.

Career

Consultant internist Department Internal Medicine, Boden, 1975-1977. Senior registrar Endocrine Unit, Uppsala, 1977-1979, research fellow, 1979-1982, consultant endocrinologist, since 1982. Head National Referal Center for Neuroendocrine Tumours University Hospital, since 1987.

Clinical associate director Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, 1986-1992. Head of the endocrine unit University Hospital, since 1990, professor endocrine oncology unit, since 1995.

Membership

Member Swedish Medical Association, Swedish Medical Research Association, Lion Cancer Research Foundation (science board since 1988), European Society for Medical Oncology, European School Oncology, European Organization for Research on Treatment of Cancer.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cross country skiing, hiking, jogging, fishing.

Connections

Married Anita I. Eriksson, May 24, 1969. Children: Anna, Andreas.

father:
Emil K. Öberg

mother:
Carin I. (Nordlund) Öberg

spouse:
Anita I. Eriksson

children:
Anna Öberg

Andreas Öberg