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Surgeon

Kurt Esben Borch, Danish, Swedish surgeon. Achievements include research in diseases of the stomach, pancreas and biliary system, especially epidemiology and risk factors in tumor development. Member Swedish Association Surgery, Swedish Society Gastroenterology, Scandinavian Surgical Society, European Pancreatic Club, Swedish Society Medicine, International Association Pancreatology, International Society Surgery.

Background

Borch, Kurt Esben was born on November 4, 1944 in Osted, Denmark. Arrived in Sweden, 1978. Son of Erik Esben Hansen and Ulla Borch.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Copenhagen, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Surgery, University Linkoping, 1985.

Career

Intern Central Hospital, Eskilstuna, Sweden, 1978—1979, resident in surgery, 1980-1984, senior resident surgery, 1984-1985, University Hospital, Linköping, 1985-1987, assistant professor surgery, 1987-1989, associate professor surgery, 1989-1999, head section upper abdominal surgery, 1994—2002, head abdominal surgery, 1998-1999, department head department surgery, 1998—2002, professor surgery, since 1999. Department head biomedicine & surgery University Linköping, 2002—2004. Member study group for endocrine tumors Swedish Medical Research Council.

Senior reader in surgery University Linköping, 1994-1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in diseases of the stomach, pancreas and biliary system, especially epidemiology and risk factors in tumor development.

Membership

Member Swedish Association Surgery, Swedish Society Gastroenterology, Scandinavian Surgical Society, European Pancreatic Club, Swedish Society Medicine, International Association Pancreatology, International Society Surgery.

Connections

Married Gerd Gunilla Bjorkblom, March 1, 1985. Children: Daniel Visti, Lau Esben, Bjorn Andreas, Eric Olof, Michael Erik.

father:
Erik Esben Hansen

mother:
Ulla Borch

spouse:
Gerd Gunilla Bjorkblom

children:
Daniel Visti Borch

Lau Esben Borch

Bjorn Andreas Borch

Eric Olof Borch

Michael Erik Borch