John Philip Sandblom United States Switzerland Sweden

Biography of John Philip Sandblom

J. Philip Sandblom received his Doctor of Laws from the University of Glasgow in 1965. He was a Swedish Art Collector and medical researcher, Professor of Surgery (1950) and Vice-Chancellor of Lund University (1957 to 1968). After his retirement from the University in 1968, Sandblom worked as a physician and researcher in San Diego, USA and Lausanne in Switzerland.


Archival Materials

  • R1/13/4 Registers of honorary graduates 26 Jun 1916-18 Jun 1986, LL.D


John Philip Sandblom
Born 1903.
Died 2001.
GU Degree: LLD, 1965;
University Link: Honorary Graduate
Occupation categories: medical researchers; physicians
English snippet: Honorary Doctor of Laws, Swedish medical researcher
Record last updated: 2nd Apr 2013

Country Associations

United States United States, Chicago
Place of Birth

Switzerland Switzerland, Lausanne
Place of Death

Sweden Sweden, Lund

United States United States, San Diego

University Connections

University Roles

  • Honorary Graduate