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educator , Surgeon

Stig Bengmark, Swedish surgeon, educator. Diplomate Swedish Board Surgery.

Background

Bengmark, Stig was born on April 10, 1929 in Ostervala, Sweden.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Lund, Sweden, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, Sweden, 1958.

Career

Resident surgery Hospital Lund, 1958—1959, Sahlgren Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1959—1962, associate head department & leader liver surgery unit, 1960—1970. Surgeon chief University Lund, since 1970, professor & chairman department surgery, since 1970. Professor, chairman department surgery University Gothenburg, 1959—1962, associate professor & vice chairman department surgery, 1962—1970.

Member editorial board British Journal Surgery, 1976—1988, Scandinavian Journal Gastroenterology, since 1976, World Journal Surgery, 1978—1991, Surgical Gastroenterology, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Diplomate Swedish Board Surgery.

Membership

Member of Academy Europeae, Surgical Research Society (Australia), Norwegian Society Surgery, World Association Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery, International Biliary Association, Swedish Association Gastroenterology, Swedish Association Surgery, Swedish Medical Association, Scandinavian Association Surgery, European Society Clinical Investigation, Society International Chirurgie (executive committee member 1972-1976), International College Chirurgiae Digestivae 1970-1975, European Society Experimental Surgery (president 1971-1972), Gothenburg Medical Association (official representative 1966-1967), Swedish Young Doctors Association (vice chairman 1965-1966), Brazil College Surgery (honorary), Tialy Surgical Association (honorary), German Association Surgery (honorary), Polish Association Surgery (honorary).