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educator , physician

Örjan Thomas Ouchterlony, Swedish physician, educator. Recipient Paul Ehrlich prize Bundesrepublik Germany, 1961, Pasteur Gold medal Swedish Association Physicians, 1970, Fernström prize Lund (Sweden) University. Chairman Town Planning, Kunjah, Sweden, 1970-1980. Member Royal Academy of Sciences.

Background

Ouchterlony, Örjan Thomas was born on January 14, 1914 in Stockholm. Son of Gunnar Fabian and Lisa Ludovica (Pripp) Ouchterlony.

Education

Medical License, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1942. Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, 1949. Doctor of Medicine (honorary), Helsingfors University, Finland, 1990.

Career

Volunteer assistant State Bacteriology Laboratory, Stockholm, 1935-1938, assistant, 1938-1949, head diagnostic department, 1949-1952. Professor medical bacteriology University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1952-1980, professor emeritus, since 1980. Visiting scientist Pasteur Institute, Paris, Algiers, Tunis, 1950, 52, 53, World Health Organization, India, Bangladesh, 1953, 54, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1954-1955, University Montana, 1971-1972.

Membership

Chairman Town Planning, Kunjah, Sweden, 1970-1980. Member Royal Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, gardening.

Connections

Married Marianne Selma Schröder, 1942 (deceased 1985). Children: Finn, John, Mats, Frank, Björn, Tim.

father:
Gunnar Fabian Ouchterlony

mother:
Lisa Ludovica (Pripp) Ouchterlony

spouse:
Marianne Selma Schröder

children:
Finn Ouchterlony

John Ouchterlony

Mats Ouchterlony

Frank Ouchterlony

Björn Ouchterlony

Tim Ouchterlony