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professor cardiothoracic surgery , surgeon

Rolf Alfred Svedjeholm, Swedish surgeon, professor cardiothoracic surgery. Grantee Swedish Royal Academy of Science, Uppsala, 1988; recipient Professor S.O. Liljedahls award Linkoping, 1990, Scandinavian award in Clinical Nutrition, Kabi Pharmacia, Stockholm, 1991. Member Scandinavian Association Thoracic Surgery, European Workgroup on Cardiothoracic Intensive Care.

Background

Svedjeholm, Rolf Alfred was born on December 8, 1952 in Haparanda, Sweden. Son of Alfred Herman and Bertta (Pakarinen) Svedjeholm.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1990. Doctor of Medicine, Linkoping University, 1978.

Career

Resident department general surgery Hospital, Norköping, Sweden, 1980-1985, consultant department general surgery Sweden, 1985, resident department cardiothoracic surgery Uppsala, Sweden, 1985-1988, consultant department cardiothoracic surgery Linkoping, since 1989. Associate professor Linkoping University, 2000—2007, professor cardiothoracic surgery, 2007—2008.

Membership

Member Scandinavian Association Thoracic Surgery, European Workgroup on Cardiothoracic Intensive Care.

Connections

Married Lena Andersson, April 30, 1989. Children: Sanna, Christoffer.

father:
Alfred Herman Svedjeholm

mother:
Bertta (Pakarinen) Svedjeholm

spouse:
Lena Andersson

children:
Sanna Svedjeholm

Christoffer Svedjeholm