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medical administrator , Urologist

Lars Bernhard Wadström, Swedish urologist, medical administrator. Medical diplomate in general surgery and urology.

Background

Wadström, Lars Bernhard was born on March 10, 1925 in Saltsjöbaden, Stockholm. Son of Carl Bernhard and Gunild Maria (Österberg) Wadström.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1962. Diploma Research and Development, Central European Initiative, Geneva, Switzerland, 1970.

Career

Postgraduate medical training University Hospitals, Stockholm, 1950-1959. Assistant professor Karolinska Institute, 1962-1970. Medical director University Clinics, Basel, Switzerland, 1970-1976.

Chairman department urology Malmö General Hospital University Lund, Sweden, 1976-1990. Consultant World Health Organization, Geneva, 1991-1993. Private practice Falsterbo, Sweden, from 1990.

Chairman State Council Urology Education, Stockholm, 1986-1992. President Regional Oncologic Board, Lund, 1986-1992, Foundation for Urology Research, Malmö, Sweden, since 1976.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate in general surgery and urology.

Membership

Vice president School Authority, Djursholm/Stockholm, 1960-1970. Commander Royal Swedish Navy, 1956-1966. Fellow International Urological Society.

Member Swedish Urological Society (honorary, president 1982-1988), Swedish Medical Association (educational committee 1985-1991), Swiss Urological Society (correspondent), Rotary (board directors 1985-1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Farming, travel, hunting, skiing, yachting.

Connections

Married Anita Maria Wehtje, December 18, 1949. Children: Carl, Jonas, Anna, Malin, Tomas.

father:
Carl Bernhard Wadström

mother:
Gunild Maria (Österberg) Wadström

spouse:
Anita Maria Wehtje

children:
Carl Wadström

Jonas Wadström

Anna Wadström

Malin Wadström

Tomas Wadström