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educator , Surgeon

Lars Olof Thoren, Swedish surgeon, educator. Fellow American College Surgeons (honorary); member Swedish Surgical Society (honorary), Swedish Society Medical Sciences (honorary), Finnish Surgical Society (honorary), Finnish Medical Society (honorary).

Background

Thoren, Lars Olof was born on November 18, 1921 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Son of Lars Einar and Anna Juliana (Thorn) Thoren.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Uppsala, Sweden, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy, University Uppsala, Sweden, 1957.

Career

Chairman department surgery Orebro (Sweden) Hospital, 1964. Professor surgery, chairman department surgery University Hospital Uppsala, 1965-1987, professor emeritus, from 1988.

Membership

Fellow American College Surgeons (honorary). Member Swedish Surgical Society (honorary), Swedish Society Medical Sciences (honorary), Finnish Surgical Society (honorary), Finnish Medical Society (honorary).

Connections

Married Ingrid Tyra; children: Birgitta, Gunnar, Karin, Gunilla.

father:
Lars Einar Thoren

mother:
Anna Juliana (Thorn) Thoren

spouse:
Ingrid Tyra

children:
Birgitta Thoren

Gunnar Thoren

Karin Thoren

Gunilla Thoren