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biomechanic and orthopaedic educator

Tommy Roland Öberg, Swedish biomechanic and orthopaedic educator. Medical diplomate; specialist diploma in general practice, diploma occupational medicine, occupational health specialist diploma; certified professional ergonomist, Europe.

Background

Öberg, Tommy Roland was born on October 17, 1943 in Borås, Sweden. Son of Roland Alexander and Hanna Linnéa (Dinér).

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1964. Doctor of Medicine, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1970. Master of Science in Ergonomy, University Linköping, Sweden, 1992.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Linköping, Sweden, 1992.

Career

Intern different clinics, Sweden, 1970-1973. Deputy chief physician Medical Clinic, Skene, Sweden, 1973-1974. Private practice Sweden, 1974-1976, 77-78.

Chief medical officer National Board Health and Safety, Sweden, 1976-1977, Occupational Health Unit, Jönköping, Sweden, 1978-1989. Deputy director department biomechancis University College Health Sciences, Sweden, 1989-1991, director, assistant professor biomechanics Sweden, since 1991, also board directors Sweden. Board doctorandus World Health Organization Collaborating Center, Jönköping, since 1991.

Associate professor orthopaedics University Linköping, Sweden, since 1992. Acting professor sports biomechanics University Poznan, Poland, 1995. Professor biomechanics University College Health Sciences, Jönköping, 1996.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate; specialist diploma in general practice, diploma occupational medicine, occupational health specialist diploma. Certified professional ergonomist, Europe.

Membership

Deputy director County Council, Jönköping, 1984-1989. Member, chairman numerous committees and boards, since 1970. Vice president Committee for Competence Evaluation, Science Council.

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences, Swedish Medical Association, Swedish Society Medicine, International Society Electromyography and Kinesiology.

Connections

Married Ulrika Ebba Ragnarsdotter Smeds, November 2, 1972. Children: Gabriella, Magdalena, Johannes.

father:
Roland Alexander Öberg

mother:
Hanna Linnéa (Dinér) Öberg

spouse:
Ulrika Ebba Ragnarsdotter Smeds

children:
Gabriella Öberg

Magdalena Öberg

Johannes Öberg