Monica Grandien-Kovamees Edit Profile
Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1976.
Resident department infectious diseases, internal medicine, Control Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden, 1956-1962;
resident department bacteriology, Southern Hospital, Stockholm, 1963-1964;
resident department virology, National Bacteriol. Laboratory, Stockholm, 1965-1978;
associate professor department virology, National Bacteriol. Laboratory, Stockholm, 1978-1993;
associate professor, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Stockholm, 1993-1995;
consultant clinical virology, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Stockholm, since 1995;
consultant clinical virology, Nova Medical/Calab Laboratory, Stockholm, 1992-1997.
Secretary European Group for Rapid Virus Diagnosis, 1975-1987, chairman, 1989-1992. Main organizer Virus Congress "Progress in Clinical Virology I", Stockholm, 1994. Director National Influenza Center, World Health Organization, Stockholm, 1983-1993, head World Health Organization Collaborative Center Virus Reformed, Stockholm, 1981-1993, science advisor various World Health Organization meetings, 1976-1995, lecturer World Health Organization courses in virus diagnosis, Cairo, 1979, Rio de Janeiro, 1980, Puna, India, 1980, Kuala Lumpur, 1983, Prague, 1985.
Consultant NAS meetings, United States, 1984-1988.
Member European Group for Rapid Viral Diagnosis (honorary), European Society Clinical Virology (honorary), Asian Group for Rapid Viral Diagnosis (honorary).
Married Argo Kovamees. Children: Mikael, Jan, Peter Argo, Carl Argo.
1956 - 1962
1956 - 1962
1963 - 1964
1992 - 1997