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Medical researcher

Mårten Bengt Erik Lagergren, Swedish medical researcher.


Lagergren, Mårten Bengt Erik was born on November 24, 1935 in Stockholm, Sweden. Son of Erik Uno and Brita Maria Lagergren.


Doctor of Philosophy, Stockholm University, Sweden, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Sweden, 1994.


Head of joint staff O.R. team Swedish Defense Research Institute, 1967—1972. Section manager Swedish Planning and Rationalisation Institute for Health Services, 1972—1977. Project director Secr. for Futures Studies, Stockholm, 1977—1982.

Researcher Karolinska Institute, 1982—1990. Assistant secretary of state, chief analyst Ministry of Health and Social Affairs, 1990—2000. Associate professor Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, since 2000.

Chairman Swedish Operations Research Association, 1970—1973. President European Working Group O.R. Applied to Health Services, 1983—1990, Organization of European Cooperation and Development Working Party on Social Policy, 1996—1999, Swedish Futures Research Association, 1985—1989. Member World Health Organization Steering Group on Health Promotion, 1987—1988.

Captain Swedish Navy Reserve, 1970-1990.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel.


Married Elisabet Pettersson, 1983 (divorced 1999). 5 children.

Erik Uno

Brita Maria Lagergren

Elisabet Pettersson