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Medical educator

Leif Yngve Gustaf Hallberg, Swedish medical educator. Recipient International Danone prize of nutrition, 1999. Member Rotary.

Background

Hallberg, Leif Yngve Gustaf was born on June 10, 1923 in Lund, Sweden. Son of Yngue P.B. and Inez E.J. (Larsson) Hallberg.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Lund, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy, University Göteborg, 1955.

Career

Association professor medicine University Göteborg, Sweden, 1955-1967, professor medicine, since 1967. Medical director Sahlgren University Hospital, Göteborg, 1969-1975. Science advisor Swedish National Board Health and Welfare, 1968-1989.

Chairman Board Hematology Swedish Medical Association, 1968-1976, Board Internal Medicine, 1973-1978. Expert advisor World Health Organization, United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, Food and Agriculture Organization.

Membership

Member Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, sailing.

Connections

Married Ingrid Georgia Brandt, September 25, 1945 (deceased July 1992). Children: Håkan, Agneta, Bengt. Married Kerstin B. Uddgren, July 30, 1994.

father:
Yngue P.B. Hallberg

mother:
Inez E.J. (Larsson) Hallberg

spouses:
Ingrid Georgia Brandt

Kerstin B. Uddgren

children:
Håkan Hallberg

Agneta Hallberg

Bengt Hallberg