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physician , Medical educator

Lennart Kaijser, Swedish medical educator, physician. Medical diplomate. Member International Society Heart Research (board directors, president 1984-1985), Scandinavian Foundation Medical Science in Sports (board directors, president 1994-1998), European Society Cardiology (executive science committee 1993-1996), Swedish Society Medicine (board directors 1997-2002, protector medical history since 2003).

Background

Kaijser, Lennart was born on September 9, 1937 in Stockholm. Son of Kurt and Margit (Söderbaum) Kaijser.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1970.

Career

Associate professor Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1970-1976, acting professor, 1976-1983, professor clinical physiology, since 1990, president department medical laboratory, 1999—2002. Member Swedish Sports Research Council, Stockholm, 1978-1984, committee on research ethics Swedish Medical Research Council, council committee Swedish Research Council. Chief physician Huddinge Hospital, Stockholm, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate.

Membership

Member International Society Heart Research (board directors, president 1984-1985), Scandinavian Foundation Medical Science in Sports (board directors, president 1994-1998), European Society Cardiology (executive science committee 1993-1996), Swedish Society Medicine (board directors 1997-2002, protector medical history since 2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: yacht racing.

Connections

Married Charlotte Sachs, March 9, 1967 (divorced 1979). 1 child, David; Married Margaretha Petrini, April 1, 1992.

father:
Kurt Kaijser

mother:
Margit (Söderbaum) Kaijser

spouses:
Charlotte Sachs

Margaretha Petrini

child:
David Kaijser