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clinical bacteriologist , Medical educator

Solgun Margareta Bygdeman, Swedish clinical bacteriologist, retired medical educator. Certified Diploma in Tropical Medicine 1970. Grantee Research, Swedish Association Research Cooperation with Developing countries, 1986-1991, various sources, 1979-1999. Member of Swedish Society Medicine.


Bygdeman, Solgun Margareta was born on December 12, 1934 in Sundsvall, Sweden. Daughter of Erik Gunnar and Ingrid Maria Margareta Garvin.


Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1981. Associate professor, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1983.


Consultant physician, oto-rhino-laryngology Sabbatasbergs Hospital, Stockholm, 1960—1965. Occupational health physician County of Stockholm, 1966—1969. Physician, department clinical bacteriology Söder Hospital, 1970—1979.

Consultant physician, researcher, clinical bacteriology Huddinge University Hospital, 1980—1999. Dean for student affairs for Karolinska International Research Training Program Karolinska Institute, 1988—1990. Specialty advisor (counsellor) in clinical bacteriology County of Stockholm, 1995—1998.


Supervisor (tutor) Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy students Karolinska Institute, 1981—1999. Organizer of workshops in the United States of America, Canada, Pasteur Institute in Paris, New Zeeland, Australia and Sweden Huddinge University Hospital and Karolinska Institute. Guest lecturer various international universities.

Honorary member editorial board International Journal STD and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome and of Venereology. Temporary advisor World Health Organization, Geneva. Member Organizing Committee International Conferences.


  • Certified Diploma in Tropical Medicine 1970.


Member of Swedish Society Medicine.


  • Other Interests

    Square dancing, square dance instructor.


Married Marc Allan Bygdeman (divorced). 1 child Lena.

Erik Gunnar

Ingrid Maria Margareta Garvin

Marc Allan Bygdeman

Lena Bygdeman