GP admits 'reckless' move almost cost him his career - before it even began

With his dream job hanging by a thread, the now-seasoned physician formulated a plan B that, in many ways, has changed his life

One of the questions I was asked recently in an interview was something along the lines of could I say something about myself that few people know about.

The answer came to me fairly quickly.

After my military service, I applied to medical school. I had decided I wanted to go to Uppsala University, in my home country Sweden.

The Karolinska Institute was more famous, not the least because they pick the Nobel Prize winners in Medicine.

But Uppsala is the second-oldest university in the world, and the history behind it impressed me