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Ulf Karlsson

Ulf Karlsson

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Affiliation: Marshfield Clinic

Location: Marshfield (Wisconsin)

Department: Radiation Oncology
Affiliation Marshfield Clinic
Location: 1000 N Oak Street, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
Telephone: USA 715 389 4133

PERSONAL DATA

Birth place: Uppsala, Sweden

Education/ examinations/ certifications

  • 1956: National studentexamen (Science and Biology), Palmgrenska Samskolan, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1958: Medicine Kandidatexamen (Preclinical), Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1966 , Ph.D. in Anatomy, University of Umeå, Sweden
  • 1968, Medicine Licensee (Swedish M.D.), Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1969, Doctor of Medicine (M.D + Ph.D.), University of Umeå, Sweden
  • 1979, Education Commission Foreign Medical Graduates, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • 1982, M.D. Federal Medical Examination (FLEX), Madison, WI, USA
  • 1986, American Board of Radiology (Therapy) certification

Clinical postgraduate training

  • 1980-1984, Radiation Oncology residency, University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City, IA and Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • 1995, Prostate radioactive seed implantation certification, Seattle ,WA
  • 2007, Mammosite treatment certification, NC, USA

Staff positions

  • 1961-65, Research Assistant, Department of Biology, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
  • 1965-1968, Assistant Professor of Anatomy and Docent, Department of Anatomy, University of Umeå, Sweden
  • 1969-1974, Associate Professor of Anatomy(Medicine) and Pedodontics(Dentistry), University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
  • 1969-1976, Director, Electron Microscopy facilities, Medicine and Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
  • 1974-1984, Professor of Anatomy(Medicine) and Pedodontics(Dentistry), University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA, leave of absence 1980-84
  • 1984-89, Assistant and Associate Professor , Department of Radiation Oncology and Nuclear Medicine, Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA,USA
  • 1989-94, Director and Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of New Mexico Cancer Center and Professor of Anatomy, College of Medicine,Albuquerque, NM, USA
  • 1994-96, Chair and Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, East Carolina University School of Medicine, Greenville, NC, USA
  • 1996-2000, Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology,
  • East Carolina University School of Medicine, Greenville, NC, USA
  • 2000 to present, Locum tenens assignments in NC, CO and WI

International organizations

  • Member, European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO)
  • Member, Swedish Society for Oncology ( Svensk Onkologisk Førening )
  • Chair, International Geriatric Radiotherapy Group (IGRG)