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educator , Surgeon

Lars-Ove Farnebo, Swedish surgeon, educator. Certified in specialist in general surgery Danderyd Hospital, 1979, in professor surgery Karolinska Institute, 2000. Recipient Carl Trafvenfelt Gold Medal, Swedish Society Medicine, 2007, Olof Acrel Siver Medal, Swedish Surgical Society, 1989. Member of International Association Endocrine Surgeons.

Background

Farnebo, Lars-Ove was born on February 10, 1944 in Katrineholm, Sweden. Son of Simon Farnebo and Naemi Farnebo.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1972. Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1974.

Career

Assistant professor surgery Karolinska Institute, 1983—1986, associate professor surgery, 1987—2000, professor surgery, since 2000. Science secretary Swedish Surgical Society, Sweden, 1985—1989. Adviser Medical Disciplinary Board, Stockholm, 1990—2000.

Honorary secretary Swedish Society Medicine, Stockholm, 1993—1997. General treasurer International Society Surgery, Basel, Switzerland, 1993—1999. Chairman Department Surgical Science, Stockholm, 2000—2006, Department molecular medicine and surgery, Stockholm, 2006—2008.

Achievements

  • Certified in specialist in general surgery Danderyd Hospital, 1979, in professor surgery Karolinska Institute, 2000.

Membership

Member of International Association Endocrine Surgeons.

Connections

Married Gunnel Johansson, June 20, 1970. Children: Filip Andreas, Simon Johan, Jacob Lars.

father:
Simon Farnebo

mother:
Naemi Farnebo

spouse:
Gunnel Johansson

children:
Filip Andreas Farnebo

Simon Johan Farnebo

Jacob Lars Farnebo