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ophthalmology educator

Torsten Carl-Erik Krakau, Swedish ophthalmology educator. Recipient Alcon Research Institute, Fort Worth, 1990. Member Royal Physiographic Society, Dansk Oftalmolog Selsklab, Society Francaise Ophthalmology.

Background

Krakau, Torsten Carl-Erik was born on July 27, 1921 in Helsingborg, Sweden. Son of Erik Viktor and Svanhild Frideborg (Schlyter) Krakau.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Lund, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, 1953.

Career

Professor experimental ophthalmology University Lund, 1966-1986, professor emeritus Malmoe, 1986.

Membership

Member Royal Physiographic Society, Dansk Oftalmolog Selsklab, Society Francaise Ophthalmology.

Connections

Married Marie-Louise von Leithner, April 4, 1953.

father:
Erik Viktor Krakau

mother:
Svanhild Frideborg (Schlyter) Krakau

spouse:
Marie-Louise von Leithner