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pediatric neurologist

Orvar Eeg-Olofsson, Swedish Pediatric neurologist. Avocations: birds, bridge, nature, physical training. M C. Captain Swedish Army, 1973-1983. Member Rotary International (secretary 1994-1995, program manager 1995-1996, incoming president 1996-1997, president since 1997).

Background

Eeg-Olofsson, Orvar was born on September 3, 1932 in Boras, Sweden. Son of Ansgar Olof Cato and Sonja Anna Margareta (Samuelsson) Eeg-O.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Lund, Sweden, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, University Goteborg, Sweden, 1970.

Career

Head child neurology Department, University Linkoping, Sweden, 1974-1985; professor pediatrics, U. Kuwait, 1985-1988; associate head clinical neurophysiology, National Center Epilepsy, Sandvika, Oslo., Norway, 1988-1990; professor, head child neurology Department, University Uppsala, Sweden, since 1990. Consultant Mubarak and Amiri Hospitals, Kuwait, 1985-1988. Chairman Swedish branch Pediatric Neurology and Rehabilitation, 1994-1995.

Achievements

  • Avocations: birds, bridge, nature, physical training. M C.

Membership

Captain Swedish Army, 1973-1983. Member Rotary International (secretary 1994-1995, program manager 1995-1996, incoming president 1996-1997, president since 1997).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Ornithology, bridge, sports, literature.

Connections

Married Anne-Marie Enander, August 31, 1963 (divorced September 1985). Children: Jens, Mans, Mia. Married Karin Eva Kristina Edebol, May 19, 1990.

father:
Ansgar Olof Cato Eeg-O.

mother:
Sonja Anna Margareta (Samuelsson) Eeg-O.

spouses:
Anne-Marie Enander

Karin Eva Kristina Edebol

children:
Jens Eeg-Olofsson

Mia Eeg-Olofsson

Mans Eeg-Olofsson