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Anatomy educator

Ragnar Erik Gustaf Ekholm, Swedish anatomy educator. Recipient Hirsch's prize, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1976; Fogarty scholar, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1987. Member European Thyroid Association (president 1985-1986), Scandinavian Society Electron Microscopy.

Background

Ekholm, Ragnar Erik Gustaf was born on April 23, 1921 in Stockholm. Son of Gunnar Erik and Ester Elisabeth (Rewell) Ekholm.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Uppsala, Sweden, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy, University Uppsala, Sweden, 1951.

Career

From assistant professor to chairman department anatomy University Göteborg (Sweden), 1951-1987. Professor emeritus, since 1987.

Membership

Member European Thyroid Association (president 1985-1986), Scandinavian Society Electron Microscopy.

Connections

Married Ann-Marie Rystrom, 1951 (divorced 1969). Children: Carl, Catarina. Married Ulla Edstrom, 1973.

father:
Gunnar Erik Ekholm

mother:
Ester Elisabeth (Rewell) Ekholm

spouses:
Ann-Marie Rystrom

Ulla Edstrom

children:
Carl Ekholm

Catarina Ekholm