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Internist , nephrologist and researcher

Uffe Ravnskov was Swedish internist, nephrologist and researcher. Recipient Skrabanek award The Skrabanek Foundation Trinity College, 1998, Leo Huss-Walin award Goteborg University, 2007. Member International Science Oversight Board(head International Network Cholesterol Skeptics).

Background

Ravnskov, Uffe was born on October 12, 1934 in Copenhagen. Son of Knud Erik and Birgitte (Germer) Ravnskov.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Copenhagen, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, Sweden, 1973.

Career

Intern department surgery Hospital Hudiksvall, Sweden, 1962-1963. Intern department medicine Hospital Skellefteå, Sweden, 1963-1964. Resident department medicine Hospital Sandviken, Sweden, 1964-1968.

Research fellow department nephrology University Hospital Lund, Sweden, 1968-1971, research fellow department clinical chemistry Sweden, 1971-1972, assistant professor department nephrology Sweden, 1972-1979. Private practitioner, independent researcher Lund, 1979-2000. Retired, 2000.

Membership

Member International Science Oversight Board(head International Network Cholesterol Skeptics).

Connections

Married Kirsten Ravnskov, 1959. Children: Søren, Pernille, Lars. Married Bodil Thordarson, June 6, 1992.

father:
Knud Erik Ravnskov

mother:
Birgitte (Germer) Ravnskov

spouses:
Kirsten Ravnskov

Bodil Thordarson

children:
Søren Ravnskov

Pernille Ravnskov

Lars Ravnskov