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Environmental medicine educator

Maud Monica Nordberg, Swedish Environmental medicine educator. Member Swedish Society for Toxicology (treasurer 1986-1992), Swedish Medical Association, Swedish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, International Commission Occupl. Health, International Society for Trace Element Research in Humans.

Background

Nordberg, Maud Monica was born on August 14, 1944 in Karlskrona, Sweden. Daughter of Philisophy Arne and Maud I.S. (Langton) Akesson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Bio-chemical, Microbiol. and Genetics, University Stockholm, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Hygiene, Karolinska Institute, 1977.

Career

Head department environmental hygiene Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1988—1993, associate professor, director educational program department environmental hygiene, since 1983, temporary professor department environmental hygiene, 1985, professor environmental medicine, since 1990. Temporary teaching professor department environmental studies Umeå University, Sweden, 1980, temporary research assistant, assistant professor, 1980—1983, temporary professor department environmental medicine, 1982—1985. Member education policy committee for toxicology public health Karolinska Institute, 1984-1993.

Deputy member work employment section Board Health Care for State Employees, 1985-1992. Member editorial board, referee various journals in field. Presenter, speaker in field.

Member International Commission on Occupational Health International Union Pure Applied Chemistry, Cooperation Science Technology. Chair Science Committee Toxicology Metals, 2003-2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in metallothionein, metal toxicity.

Membership

Member Swedish Society for Toxicology (treasurer 1986-1992), Swedish Medical Association, Swedish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, International Commission Occupl. Health, International Society for Trace Element Research in Humans.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, golf, gardening, reading, swimming.

Connections

Married Gunnar F. Nordberg, October 30, 1970. Children: Petra, Johan.

father:
Philisophy Arne Akesson

mother:
Maud I.S. (Langton) Akesson

spouse:
Gunnar F. Nordberg

children:
Johan Nordberg

Petra Nordberg