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surgical oncologist

Peter Magni Gunven, Swedish surgical oncologist. Recipient Silver medal Swedish Army Volunteer Officers' Training, 1991, Gold medal Association Cavalry and Commando Officers of the Swedish Army, 1993. Lieutenant Medical Corps, 1991. Member Swedish Cancer Society (secretary science board 1974-1987), Academy Lancisiana (Rome, honorary).

Background

Gunven, Peter Magni was born on September 9, 1944 in Karlsborg, Sweden. Son of Magni and Greta (Karlsson) Gunven.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1974. Doctor of Science, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1974.

Career

Docent in tumor biology Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1975, surgeon, 1975-1980, Sabbatsberg City Hospital, 1980-1989. Docent in surgery Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1987. Academy teacher surgery Karolinska University Hospital, 1989-1996, senior surgeon, 1996—2000, oncologist, since 2000.

Visiting professor liver and stomach cancer surgery National Cancer Center Hospital and National Matsudo Hospital, Tokyo, 1985-1991. Chairman Stockholm Regional Group Gastric Cancer, 1995—2007, National Group Cancer Unknown Primary, since 2007.

Membership

Lieutenant Medical Corps, 1991. Member Swedish Cancer Society (secretary science board 1974-1987), Academy Lancisiana (Rome, honorary).

Connections

Married Siri Leithoff, May 25, 1973. Children: Louise, Asa, Jakob.

father:
Magni Gunven

mother:
Greta (Karlsson) Gunven

spouse:
Siri Leithoff

children:
Louise Gunven

Asa Gunven

Jakob Gunven