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Psychiatrist , Medical educator

Max Harry Danilo Frisk, Finnish psychiatrist, medical educator. Achievements include research in psycho-social, performing, physic and school problems in children and adolescents regarding different background factors such as social and family problems but with special focus on Central Nervous System-dysfunctions; research in dyslexia and slow cognitive processing noted as great problems in the world of today.

Background

Frisk, Max Harry Danilo was born on April 24, 1928 in Lovisa, Finland.

Education

Medical licensed, University Helsinki, Finland, 1955. Doctor in Medicine, University Helsinki, 1968.

Career

Head doctoral Adolescent Clinic, Helsinki. Professor Uppsala University, Sweden, 1972-1993. Pensioner University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden, since 1993.

Chairman, director child and adolescent psychiatry Southwest Medical Research, 1987-1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in psycho-social, performing, physic and school problems in children and adolescents regarding different background factors such as social and family problems but with special focus on Central Nervous System-dysfunctions. Research in dyslexia and slow cognitive processing noted as great problems in the world of today.

Connections

Married Anja-Riitta Okkonen. Children: Kjell, Måns, Dan.

spouse:
Anja-Riitta Okkonen

children:
Kjell Frisk

Måns Frisk

Dan Frisk