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Maria Runa Gerhardsson de Verdier

epidemiologist , researcher , medical educator

Maria Runa Gerhardsson de Verdier, Swedish epidemiologist, medical educator, researcher. Member A Scalpella, Choir of Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1979-1981, World Festival Choir, Oslo, Norway, since 1989, World Wildlife Fund, since 1995; supporter SOS-Childrens-Villages, since 1992. Member Swedish Society Medicine, Swedish Medical Association, Swedish Epidemiological Association, Swedish Cancer Society (member research council).

Background

Verdier, Maria Runa Gerhardsson de was born on June 1, 1956 in Stockholm. Daughter of Gideon and Runa Margareta (Rönnmark) Gerhardsson.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Medical University Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1990. EUCOR/ECPM certified in pharmaceutical medicine, Medical Schools of EUCOR Universities, 1999.

Career

Resident physician department social medicine Huddinge Hospital, Stockholm, 1983-1984. Chief researcher department epidemiology Karolinska Institute, 1984-1988, assistant professor education, 1988-1992. Resident physician Psychiatric Clinic Alcohol/Drug Dependance St. Görans Hospital, Karolinska Institute, 1992-1993.

Director research and development Center for Epidemiology National Board Health and Welfare, 1992-1997. Epidemiologist clinical drug safety and epidemiology, clinical Research and Development Astra Draco AB, Lund, Sweden, 1997-1999. Associate professor Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, since 1993.

Medical adviser, epidemiology skill leader Astra Zeneca Research and Development, Lund, Sweden, since 1999. Faculty member Master in Public Health program Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1987-1992, supervisor doctoral thesis program, since 1995. Swedish representative Cancer Research Board, Nordic Council Ministers, Copenhagen, since 1993.

Swedish representative Board Education Nordic School Public Health, Gothenburg, Sweden, since 1995. Lecturer, supervisor Karolinska Institute, Swedish Pharmaceutical Society, Statistics Sweden, National Institute Public Health, National Institute Occupational Medicine.

Membership

Member A Scalpella, Choir of Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1979-1981, World Festival Choir, Oslo, Norway, since 1989, World Wildlife Fund, since 1995. Supporter SOS-Childrens-Villages, since 1992. Member Swedish Society Medicine, Swedish Medical Association, Swedish Epidemiological Association, Swedish Cancer Society (member research council).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music, drama, outdoor activities.

Connections

Married Hans Jan Helmer de Verdier, October 7, 1989. Children: Camilla, Isabella.

father:
Gideon Gerhardsson

mother:
Runa Margareta (Rönnmark) Gerhardsson

spouse:
Hans Jan Helmer de Verdier

children:
Camilla Verdier

Isabella Verdier