Om Stig Bengmark
Bakom denna sida står Stig Bengmark, Professor Emeritus och författare till boken Välj Hälsa, som efter en lång och framgångsrik karriär som kirurg, professor och klinikchef, valt att dedikera sin tid och energi till att forska och föreläsa om tarmfloran och kostens inverkan på människors hälsa.
Stig B. S. Bengmark
Born April 10 1929, Östervåla, Sweden
Author of the book Välj Hälsa, published in 2018
MD in 1956 and PhD in 1958 at the Medical Faculty, Lund University.
Honorary Visiting Professor, UCL,London University 1999-
Professor of Surgery, Lund University 1970-1994
Academic Head (Chairman) Department of Surgery, Lund University 1970-92
Surgeon-in-Chief (Chief of Surgical Services), Lund University Hospital 1970-1991
Founder General Secretary World HPB Association 1986-1990
President Elect and President World HPB Association 1990-1994
President European Society of Experimental Surgery1971-1972
President Elect and President Surgical Infection Society, Europe 1987-1989
Member of Executive Council of several international medical associations incl. Europ. Soc Surg Res 1970-1974, CICD 1970-1975, Soc Int Chir 1972-1976
Member or numerous international professional organisations
Editor-in-Chief World Journal of HPB Surgery 1987-1993
Member of editorial board of numerous medical journals
Receiver of several honours and awards
Invited to several honorary travelling professorships, incl. British Journal of Surgery and Australian Surgical Research Society.
Invited member Academia Europaea – the second surgeon to ever have been invited as member.
Honorary fellow of two Surgical Colleges: FRCS Austral (hon) 1990, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow – FRPS Glasgow (hon) 1993
Honorary/Corresponding member of several national and international associations: Brazil, Catalania (Spain), Colombia, Germany (DDR), Italy, Norway and Poland.
Honorary member, International Hepatopancreatobiliary Society.
Honorary member Surgical Research Society of Australia
Honorary member European Society Surgical Research
Honorary member International Hepato-pancreatico-biliary Society
Many honorary lectureships around the world
Produced appr. 1000 original papers, text- and handbook chapters
Examined appr. 110 MDs for PhD of which 98 in Lund 1970-1994
Several collaborators/ex-fellows have been promoted to Professors, Associate Professors, Instructors and Postdoctoral Fellows in Sweden and around the world.