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educator , Immunologist , Pediatrician

Lars Å Hanson, Swedish immunologist, pediatrician, educator.

Background

Hanson, Lars Å was born on August 10, 1934 in Naverstad, Sweden. Son of C. Oscar and Frideborg C. (Johannesson) Hanson.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, University Göteborg, 1961.

Career

Research associate Institute Pasteur, Paris, 1958, Rockefeller University, New York City, 1961-1962. Assistant professor immunology University Göteborg, Sweden, 1961-1965, research fellow Sweden, 1965-1969, associate professor immunology Sweden, 1969-1978, professor clinical immunology Sweden, 1978-2000. Professor emeritus, since 2000.

Resident in pediatrics Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1963-1965. Physician-in-chief clinical immunology Hospitals of Göteborg, since 1978. Science councillor Ministry of the Interior, Stockholm, 1979—2001.

Honorary consul Foreign Office, San Jose, Costa Rica, since 1988. McLaughlin lecturer McLaughlin Foundation University Texas, Galveston, 1970, Galveston, 74, Galveston, 79, Galveston, 90. Windemere lecturer British Pediatric Association, York, England, 1976.

Malte lecturer University Oslo, 1984. Felton Bequest visiting professor Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia, 1985. First Sir Clavering Fison visiting professor Institute Child Health, London, 1987.

Visiting professor Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation, La Jolla, California, 1989. John Soothill lecturer, Canada, 91. Martin Odin lecturer, Sweden, 93.

Visiting professor clinical trial center University Hong Kong, 1997.

Membership

Fellow Royal College Pediatricians and Child Health (London, honorary fellow, founder fellow), Norwegian Academy of Sciences (honorary). Member Collegium Internal Allergolog, American College Nutrition, Academy of Sciences Cordova, Argentina, British Pediatrics Association (honorary), Costa Rican Pediatric Association (honorary), Turkish Pediatrics Association (honorary), Sigma Xi (medal, Distinction City Goteborg, 2002).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, sailing, jogging, gardening, skating, skiing.

Connections

Married Monika Tunbäck, August 15, 1958. Children: Björn Tunbäck, Petra Tunbäck.

father:
C. Oscar Hanson

mother:
Frideborg C. (Johannesson) Hanson

spouse:
Monika Tunbäck

children:
Björn Tunbäck Hanson

Petra Tunbäck Hanson