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Kjell Sören Asplund

researcher , medical educator

Kjell Sören Asplund, Swedish medical educator, researcher. Recipient Thuréus prize Swedish Society Medicine, 1995. Expert, Parliamental Committee on Priorities in Swedish Health Care, 1992-1995.

Background

Asplund, Kjell Sören was born on February 21, 1943 in Umeå, Sweden. Son of Harry and Ester (Emsing) Asplund.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1972. Doctor of Medicine, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1974.

Career

Resident Säffle (Sweden) Hospital, 1973-1974. Research fellow Northwestern University, Chicago, 1974-1975. Resident University Hospital, Umeå, 1976-1981, senior lecturer, 1981-1994, professor medicine, since 1994.

Chairman European Stroke Council, 1994-1996, World Health Organization Monica Stroke Group, since 1994, Swedish Council for Technology Assessment in Health Care, since 1996. Vice dean faculty medicine Umeå University, since 1996.

Membership

Expert, Parliamental Committee on Priorities in Swedish Health Care, 1992-1995.

Connections

Married Britta Bergqvist, September 19, 1970. Children: Pär, Lotta, Jon, Hanna, Emma.

father:
Harry Asplund

mother:
Ester (Emsing) Asplund

spouse:
Britta Bergqvist

children:
Pär Asplund

Lotta Asplund

Jon Asplund

Hanna Asplund

Emma Asplund