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educator , urologist

Peter Erik Ekman, Swedish urologist, educator. Recipient Fogarty Research award National Institutes of Health, 1981. Lieutenant Swedish Marine Corps, 1969-1986. Member American Association Genito Urinary Surgeons, American Urology Association, Swedish Urological Society (vice president 1999-2002, president since 2002), Association Academy European Urologists, European Association Urology.

Background

Ekman, Peter Erik was born on October 23, 1943 in Umea, Sweden. Son of Erik Wilhelm and Margareta Emma Hildegard (Duse) Ekman.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, 1978.

Career

Resident surgery Sabbatsberg, Stockholm, 1972-1975. Resident urology Karolinska Institute, 1975-1979, associate professor, 1980-1990, professor, department chair, since 1991. Co-director World Health Organization G.U. Cancers, Stockholm, since 1991.

Membership

Lieutenant Swedish Marine Corps, 1969-1986. Member American Association Genito Urinary Surgeons, American Urology Association, Swedish Urological Society (vice president 1999-2002, president since 2002), Association Academy European Urologists, European Association Urology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Choir singing, skiing, swimming, sports.

Connections

Married Amelie Margareta Sundblad, May 4, 1968 (divorced January 1991). Children: Johan, Kristoffer, Niklas, Jenny. Married Soili Annikki Kupiainen, September 2, 2000.

1 child Alexandra Anna Margareta.

father:
Erik Wilhelm Ekman

mother:
Margareta Emma Hildegard (Duse) Ekman

spouses:
Amelie Margareta Sundblad

Soili Annikki Kupiainen

children:
Johan Ekman

Kristoffer Ekman

Niklas Ekman

Jenny Ekman

Alexandra Anna Margareta Ekman