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medical biochemistry educator

Thomas Olivecrona, Swedish medical biochemistry educator. Recipient The Jahre award Oslo (Norway) University, 1994. Member of Royal Academy of Sciences.

Background

Olivecrona, Thomas was born on November 29, 1936 in Lund, Sweden. Son of Karl Hans Knut and Birgit Elisabet (Lange) Olivecrona.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, Sweden, 1962. Doctor of Medicine, University Lund, Sweden, 1966.

Career

Teaching assistant University Lund, Sweden, 1959-1962, lecturer, 1962-1965. Intern various hospitals, Halmstad, Kristianstad, Helsingborg, Sweden, 1965-1967. Associate professor University Umeå, Sweden, 1967-1971, professor, since 1971, dean Faculty Medicine, 1993-1999.

Membership

Member of Royal Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, skiing, classical music.

Connections

Married Eva Anne-Marie Hjelmquist, June 3, 1960 (divorced March 1980). Children: Richard, Henrik, Anna. N. Gunilla Bengtsson, April 2, 1983.

Children: Sara, Peter.

father:
Karl Hans Knut Olivecrona

mother:
Birgit Elisabet (Lange) Olivecrona

spouse:
Eva Anne-Marie Hjelmquist

children:
Richard Olivecrona

Henrik Olivecrona

Anna Olivecrona

Sara Olivecrona

Peter Olivecrona