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Medical educator

Magdalena Eriksson, medical educator. Certified queen mother of girls and women Ekumfi Edumafa, Central Region, Ghana, 2006. Recipient Prins Bertils Pris award, Sweden-America Foundation, 2002, Geoffrey Roberts award, 2008.

Background

Eriksson, Magdalena Daughter of Karl-Erik Elton and Anna Kristina Eriksson.

Education

Master of Science, Columbia University, New York City, 2003. Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Västra Götaland, Sweden, 1988. Docent, Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Västra Götaland, Sweden, 1996.

Career

Associate professor Chalmers University, 1999—2002, University Cape Coast School Medical Sciences, Cape Coast, Ghana, since 2008. Science program manager Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International, New York City, 2004—2008. Producer intern Science Central, New York City, 2003—2004.

Achievements

  • Certified queen mother of girls and women Ekumfi Edumafa, Central Region, Ghana, 2006.

Membership

Executive vice president Molecular Frontiers Foundation, Boston, 2006. Chairperson, founder Friends Edumafa, Karlstad, Sweden, 2010. Member of Ghana Science Association, New York Academy of Sciences, Society Professional Journalists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Dance, ballet.

Connections

father:
Karl-Erik Elton

mother:
Anna Kristina Eriksson