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Medical educator

Peter John Martin Westerholm was Finnish medical educator. License Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1960. Commander Royal Swedish Navy, 1967-1971. Fellow: Royal College of Physicians; member: World Health Organization, International Comn. Occupational Health (executive board mem 2009), Society Occupational Medicine Finland (honorary).

Background

Westerholm, Peter John Martin was born on February 20, 1935 in Helsinki, Finland. Son of Bruno and Anni (Rinne) Westerholm.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1960. Doctor of Medicine, Umeå (Sweden) University, 1980.

Career

Registrar Department General Surgery Thoracic Surgery & Anesthesiology, 1960—1967. Staff surgeon, deputy medical director Royal Swedish Navy & Coastal Defense, 1968—1971. Consultant epidemiologist National Swedish Board Health & Welfare, 1977—1979.

Associate professor occupational epidemiology Department Hygiene & Environmental Medicine, Umea U.s, Sweden, 1982. Professor emeritus, department medical science Uppsala University, since 2007. Associate professor hygiene and environmental medicine Umeå University, 1982.

Fellow in occupational medicine Royal College Physicians, Faculty Occupational Medicine United Kingdom. Chairman ICOH Science Committee for Health Services Research and Evaluation in Occupational Health, since 1993. Associate editor, member editorial board Occupational and Environmental Medicine.

Member advisory panel occupational cancer International Labour Organization. Consultant Swedish Labour Market Insurance Ltd., since 1985.

Achievements

  • License Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1960.

Membership

Commander Royal Swedish Navy, 1967-1971. Fellow: Royal College of Physicians. Member: World Health Organization, International Comn.

Occupational Health (executive board mem 2009), Society Occupational Medicine Finland (honorary).

Connections

Married Barbro Lagergren. Children: Anna, Johan, Fredrik, Björn.

father:
Bruno Westerholm

mother:
Anni (Rinne) Westerholm

spouse:
Barbro Lagergren

children:
Anna Westerholm

Johan Westerholm

Fredrik Westerholm

Björn Westerholm