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educator , virologist

Markus Aron Kristian Brummer-Korvenkontio, Finnish virologist, educator. Recipient Finnish Book 500 Years award, 1988, honorary professor, 1994, others.

Background

Brummer-Korvenkontio, Markus Aron Kristian was born on March 11, 1931 in Helsinki, Finland. Son of Arttu and Eva (Martio) B.-K.

Education

Master of Science in Zoology, Helsinki University, 1956. Doctor of Medicine, Helsinki University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Helsinki University, 1975.

Career

Field investigator department virology University Helsinki, 1959-1961, research assistant Academy Finland, 1962-1974, senior lecturer department virology, 1976-1996, laboratory supervisor, 1976—1983, 1985—1987, 1989, acting associate professor, 1988, 90-93, acting professor and head of Institute, 1984. Lecturer Zoological Institute, Helsinki University and Veterinary High School, 1975—1995, Veterinary High School. Member International Committee on Arctic Arboviruses, 1975—1980.

Member international advisory board Haemorragic Fevers with Renal Syndrome, 1992—1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, co-author medical study books. Author: Children's Books in Finland, 1799-1899, 2000. Contributor more than 150 articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married Raija Koskimies, 1956 (divorced 1961). Children: Maaria Kristiina, Henrikki Kristian. Married Maija Suomalainen, 1962 (divorced 1967).

1 child, Marko Yrjänä. Married Lea Christel Ikonen, December 14, 1974. Children: Helena Charlotta, Margareta (Nanna) Magdalena.

father:
Arttu B.-K.

mother:
Eva (Martio) B.-K.

spouse:
Raija Koskimies

spouse:
Maija Suomalainen

spouse:
Lea Christel Ikonen

child:
Margareta Brummer-Korvenkontio (Nanna) Magdalena

child:
Helena Charlotta Brummer-Korvenkontio

child:
Henrikki Kristian Brummer-Korvenkontio

child:
Marko Yrjänä Brummer-Korvenkontio

child:
Maaria Kristiina Brummer-Korvenkontio