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Flemming Wollesen, MD, FACP, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

Dr. Wollesen has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the fields of healthcare and higher education

A tenured endocrinologist, Dr. Wollesen has been the CEO and senior consultant of for the past 20 years.

    STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, May 09, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Flemming Wollesen, MD, FACP, with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Wollesen celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

A tenured endocrinologist, Dr. Wollesen has been the CEO and senior consultant of for the past 20 years. Offering endocrine consulting work to colleagues and endocrine services to patients, the clinic is conveniently located in Stockholm, Sweden. First completing a Doctor of Medicine at Copenhagen University Medical School in 1963, followed by postgraduate studies and serving as chief resident of endocrinology at the University of California at Los Angeles Medical School between 1971 and 1973, Dr. Wollesen then spent another two years at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University in New York as an assistant professor of endocrinology before heading back home to begin his career in medicine.

Becoming an assistant professor of endocrinology at Copenhagen University Hospital in 1976 upon his return, where he remained for a decade, Dr. Wollesen then taught at Kalmar County Hospital in Sweden, followed by the Uppsala University Hospital, where he continues to serve as a research fellow. After 25 years in academia, he ventured to United Arab Emirates where he earned the opportunity to serve as the personal physician of endocrinology to the president between 2000 and 2004.

Certified in internal medicine and endocrinology in both Stockholm and Copenhagen and licensed in medicine and surgery in Albany, NY, Dr. Wollesen remains active as a member of the American Diabetes Association, The Endocrine Society of America, the Swedish Society of Diabetology, the Danish Medical Association, and the Swedish Medical Association, among several others. He is also an elected fellow of the American College of Physicians in Philadelphia, PA.

During his career, Dr. Wollesen contributed numerous articles to peer-reviewed journals. He was also the recipient of a research grant by the Danish Government Medical Research Council earlier in his career and has since been highlighted in approximately a dozen editions of Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Who's Who in Science and Engineering, and Who's Who in the World. The son of a physician, Dr. Wollesen is the proud father of four sons.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Flemming Wollesen, MD, FACP, has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit for more information about this honor.

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