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dentistry educator

Rune Soremark, Swedish dentistry educator. Recipient Research award Swedish Dental Society, 1961, The Miller award, 1963; named Knight of North Star, His Majesty the King of Sweden, 1967. Chairman Scandinavian Dental Research Association, Stockholm, 1976-1979, European Association for Dental Education, London, 1982-1984, Swedish Dental Society, Stockholm, 1974-1976.

Background

Soremark, Rune was born on March 14, 1926 in Goteborg, Sweden. Son of Arnold and Ester (Magnusson) Soremark.

Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1953. Doctor of Medical Dentistry, Harvard University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, 1960.

Career

Assistant professor Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1955-1961, associate professor, 1961-1963. Professor Harvard University, Boston, 1964-1967, Umea (Sweden) University, 1968-1971, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1971-1992. Chief executive officer Center for Dental Technology and Biomaterials, Karolinska Institute, 1985-1992.

Director research and development Ben Rad Company, since 1997. Consultant International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria, 1962-1963.

Membership

Chairman Scandinavian Dental Research Association, Stockholm, 1976-1979, European Association for Dental Education, London, 1982-1984, Swedish Dental Society, Stockholm, 1974-1976.

Connections

Married Ulla Lofberg, February 6, 1954. Children: Helene, Josefine, Patrik.

father:
Arnold Soremark

mother:
Ester (Magnusson) Soremark

spouse:
Ulla Lofberg

children:
Helene Soremark

Josefine Soremark

Patrik Soremark