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Pharmacology educator

Stephen Wilhelm Thesleff was Finnish, Swedish pharmacology educator. Member Physiological Society, British Pharmaceutical Society, American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Academia Europea.

Background

Thesleff, Stephen Wilhelm was born on January 6, 1924 in Helsinki. Arrived in Sweden, l944. Son of Wilhelm Alexander and Mary (af Schulten) Thesleff.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1951.

Career

Assistant professor pharmacology Karolinska Institute, 1951-1952. Rockfeller Foundation fellow University Illinois, Urbana, 1953-1954. Research fellow department biophysics University College London, 1956-1957.

Associate professor pharmacology University Lund, Sweden, 1959-1962, professor Sweden, 1963-1989. Retired, 1989

Visiting professor Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, l962-63. Member Swedish Medical Research Council, l980-86.

Membership

Member Physiological Society, British Pharmaceutical Society, American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Academia Europea.

Connections

Married Ulla Margareta Ericson, April 7, 1951. Children: Peter, January.

father:
Wilhelm Thesleff

spouse:
Ulla Margareta Ericson

children:
Peter Thesleff

January Thesleff