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biochemistry educator

Sven Robert Hammarstrom, Swedish biochemistry educator. Recipient Medicinal Chemistry award United States Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1980, Swedish-Belgian Cultural award University Libre, Brussels, 1982; senior Fulbright scholar, Fulbright Commission, Washington, 1994.

Background

Hammarstrom, Sven Robert was born on January 8, 1945 in Stockholm. Son of Ernst Sven and Eva Linnea Hammarstrom.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1966. Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1972.

Career

Research assistant Royal Veterinary College, Stockholm, 1967-1972. Assistant professor Karolinska Institute, 1972-1974, associate professor, 1976-1986. Research fellow Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1974-1975.

Professor Linkopina University, Sweden, since 1986.

Membership

Member Swedish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American School for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Swedish Medical Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skating, skiing, flying.

Connections

Married Birgitta Anna Wiklund, April 4, 1970. Children: Cecilia, Johan.

father:
Ernst Sven

mother:
Eva Linnea Hammarstrom

spouse:
Birgitta Anna Wiklund

children:
Cecilia Hammarstrom

Johan Hammarstrom