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Psychiatrist

Pentti Alvar Gunnar Lågas, Finnish psychiatrist. Certified psychiatrist. Member Duodecim, Finnish Medical Association Helsinki, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Lågas, Pentti Alvar Gunnar was born on April 18, 1941 in Vasa, Finland. Son of Karl Gunnar and Aino Bertta (Kinnari) Lågas.

Education

Medical candidate, Helsinki (Finland) University, 1965. Doctor of Medicine, Helsinki (Finland) University, 1969. Specialist in psychiatry, Helsinki (Finland) University, 1983.

Career

Department physician, Roparnäs Hospital, Vasa, 1973-1982; senior psychiatrist, Roparnäs Hospital, Vasa, 1983-1993; specializing in psychiatry, Helsinki (Finland) U., 1982-1983; senior psychiatrist, Vasa (Finland) Control Hospital, since 1993. Private practice psychiatry, Vasa, since 1975. Lecturer nurses schools, Vasa, 1983-1995.

Achievements

  • Certified psychiatrist.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Duodecim, Finnish Medical Association Helsinki, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Spain, traveling.

Connections

Married Ritva Riitta Pennanen, June 21, 1984. 1 child, Bengt.

father:
Karl Gunnar Lågas

mother:
Aino Bertta (Kinnari) Lågas

spouse:
Ritva Riitta Pennanen

child:
Bengt Lågas