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Pediatrician

Per Christer Holmberg, Finnish pediatrician. Recipient Medicas prize, 2000, Borje Kuhlbach prize, 2001. Secretary Sigrid Juselius Foundation, Helsinki, 1988—2001, member science advisory board; Member of Science Society Finska Lakaresallskapet (secretary general), Finnish Medical Society, European Society Organ Transplantation, European Society Pediatric Nephrology (secretary general), International Society Pediatric Nephrology (council).

Background

Holmberg, Per Christer was born on May 28, 1942 in Helsinki, Finland. Son of Per Gustav and Astrid Ingeborg (Karlsson) Holmberg.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Zurich, 1969. Doctor of Science, University Helsinki, 1977.

Career

From research fellow to resident pediatrics Children's Hospital University Helsinki, 1972-1977. Senior lecturer pediatrics University Helsinki, 1977-1988. Chief pediatrics nephrology and transplantation Children's Hospital University Helsinki, since 1988, deputy chief, 1991—1997.

Associate medical director and head pediatric department Hospital Children and Adolescents University Helsinki, 1997—1999, head administrative officer Finland, 1999—2000, medical director, since 2000. Professor pediatrics University Helsinki, Finland, since 2000. Research fellow nephrology Southwestern Medical School, University Texas, Dallas, 1978-1979.

Medical lieutenant Finnish Armed Services, 1965.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Assistant editor Pediatric Research 1987-1991, Pediatric Nephrology, 1995-1999, Pediatric Transplantation, since 1997. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Secretary Sigrid Juselius Foundation, Helsinki, 1988—2001, member science advisory board. Member of Science Society Finska Lakaresallskapet (secretary general), Finnish Medical Society, European Society Organ Transplantation, European Society Pediatric Nephrology (secretary general), International Society Pediatric Nephrology (council).

Connections

Married Barbro Birgitta Hansson, December 28, 1968. Children: Adreas Sebastian, Måns Petter, Petra Mikaela.

father:
Per Gustav Holmberg

mother:
Astrid Ingeborg (Karlsson) Holmberg

spouse:
Barbro Birgitta Hansson

children:
Måns Petter Holmberg

Adreas Sebastian Holmberg

Petra Mikaela Holmberg