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physician , researcher

Per Olof Gunnar Hörnsten, Swedish physician, researcher. Fellow Swedish Medical Association; member Cons.'s Association (chairman since 1993), Swedish Society Hematology, European Bone Marrow Transplant Group.

Background

Hörnsten, Per Olof Gunnar was born on October 12, 1943 in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden. Son of Per J.G. and Anna-Britta (Fosselius) Hörnsten.

Education

Diploma in tropical medicine and hygiene, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1970. Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1983.

Career

Registrar Karolinska Institute, 1971-1978. Consultant, head hematology department Sundsvall Hospital, 1978-1983, Gävle Central Hospital, 1984-1985. Consultant, head bone marrow transplant department University Hospital Umeå, Sweden, since 1985.

Assistant professor Umeå University, since 1992. Medical consultant Skandia Insurance, Sundsvall, 1978-1984.

Membership

Fellow Swedish Medical Association. Member Cons.'s Association (chairman since 1993), Swedish Society Hematology, European Bone Marrow Transplant Group.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    History, renaissance literature, forestry, farming, moose hunting.

Connections

Married Birgitta Ödlund, May 11, 1976 (divorced August 1984). Children: Hanna, Maja. Married Åsa C. Larsson, November 23, 1984.

Children: Carl, Johan, Fredrik.

father:
Per J.G. Hörnsten

mother:
Anna-Britta (Fosselius) Hörnsten

spouses:
Birgitta Ödlund

Åsa C. Larsson

children:
Hanna Hörnsten

Maja Hörnsten

Carl Hörnsten

Johan Hörnsten

Fredrik Hörnsten