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researcher , Medical educator

Peter Arner, Swedish medical educator, researcher. Achievements include research in Dysfunction of adipose tissue. Turnover of fat cells. Recipient Wasserman award in Obesity research, 2005. Board member Science Life Center at Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 2010; Member of Royal Society Medicine.

Background

Arner, Peter was born on February 26, 1944 in Stockholm. Son of Ored and Inga Arner.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1969.

Career

Professor, senior consultant Karolinska Institute and Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, since 1990, deputy chairman.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Dysfunction of adipose tissue. Turnover of fat cells.

Membership

Board member Science Life Center at Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 2010. Member of Royal Society Medicine.

Connections

Married Anna Arner; children: Erik, Karin.

father:
Ored Arner

mother:
Inga Arner

spouse:
Anna Arner

children:
Erik Arner

Karin Arner