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Department of Clinical Sciences


Aleksandra McGrath

I am a lecturer at the Professional Development. I teach and research communication skills. I work as a hand surgeon and my clinical research focuses on brachial plexus injuries.

Anders Behndig
Anita Stenudd
Ann Hermansson
Anna Chmielewska
Anna Sandin
Anna-Carin Wihlbäck
Annelie Thorén
Annika Idahl

Gynecologist and obstetrician studying gynecologic cancer, primarily ovarian cancer, regarding risk factors, early diagnosis and prevention.

Arvid Westlund
Arvin Behzadi

PhD student and medical doctor involved in research regarding the neurodegenerative disorder amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

Aziz Bitar
Berit Byström
Birgitta Kimber

Ph.D employed at Umeå University. I do intervention research and am interested in designing interventions and also in how to ensure quality in implementation

Birgitta Nordin
Cecilia Bergström

Licensed chiropractor with a research focus on persistent pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain and musculoskeletal disorders in the elderly from a chiropractic perspective.

Christina West

I am Professor of Pediatrics and Senior Consultant in Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. My research focuses on how environmental exposures in early life affect the development of allergy and asthma.

David Lindquist

My teaching duties is training of consultation skills for medical students. My research and clinical work focuses on gynecological cancer. I am associate professor of oncology since 2014.

Diana Berggren
Diana Papová
Elena Lundberg
Emilia Sundström
Emma Lycksell
Estelle Naumburg
Eva Henje

I have a clinical and neuroscientific research focus targeting assessment, diagnostics and treatment of depression, insomnia and emotional dysregulation in youth.

Eva Jonsson
Eva Westman
Fatima Pedrosa-Domellöf

I am a professor with two main resarch tracks: the extraocular muscles and aniridia-related keratopathy. Research is my passion and the reason I came to Sweden from Portugal 30 years ago. 

Gauti Johannesson
Gisela Dahlquist
Hayoung Lee
Helena Alstermark
Helena Harding
Howaida Elmowafi
Inga Dennhag

I work as a lecturer in child- and adolescent psychiatry, and teach and research in the areas of trauma, anxiety and depression.

Inger Westborg
Ingrid Sundman
Isabell Hedberg
Jan Malm
Jenny Holmberg
Jenny Molin
Jenny Selg
Jens Ingvarsson
Johanna Nordström
Johannes van Den Berg
Jonatan Salzer

Consultant neurologist, Associate professor.

Josefine Friberg
Jussi Jokinen

I am Professor in Psychiatry and Head of Academic Discipline. My research has focus on suicidal and violent behavior and neurobiology and treatment of Compulsive Sexual Behavior Disorder.

Karin Brunnegård

Senior lecturer at Dept of Clinical Sciences. My areas of interest are cleft palate speech and children's language development.

Karin Jansson
Karin Moström
Katarina Olofsson

My research group study infectious agents in upper airway. Human papillomavirus can be linked to cancer of tongue base and tonsils. Epstein-Barr virus for cancer behind the nose.

Katarina Tomic
Katarina Tunón
Kotryna Simonyte
Lina Rådmark
Linda Halldner Henriksson

I am a child and adolescent psychiatrist with research interest in neurodevelopmental disorders and psychopharmacology, with special focus on adhd. 

Linda Wallin
Linkun Han
Louise Stiernman
Magnus Domellöf
Magnus Sjögren
Maria Chermenina
Maria Karlsson
Maria Lindqvist

I am an associate professor in Sexual and Reproductive Health, with an associated position as a Development Manager/Midwife at the Centre of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Region Västerbotten.  

Maria Nygren
Maria Olsson
Maria Strömbäck
Marie Bixo
Marie-Therese Vinnars
Marlene Engström
Martin Fahlström

I am Professor in Professional Development, teaching and researching in the four main areas of Professional Development: consultation, healtchcare meetings, leadership and reflection.

Martin Maripuu
Matilda Naesström
Maud Normark
Mikael Sandlund

Shared Decisionmaking (SDM) in the context of psychiatric care and supported housing. I am also involved in projects regarding substance use, from a bio-psycho-social perspective.  

Miles Trupp

Identification of biomarkers and novel drug targets for neurodegenerative diseases using genomics, metabolomics and proteomics in CSF and blood biobank samples.

Mimmi Werner
Mona Svensson
Niklas Lenfeldt
Niklas Sörlén

I work as a biobank manager for the Neuro Biobank, a resource in various research projects, and with the ALS research group in clinical trials.

Olli Kampman
Olof Lagerlöf

I am a physician and researcher in psychiatry. I study how the brain regulates when, what and how much we eat.

Olof Sandström
Olof Semb
Olov Olsson
Patric Blomstedt
Patricia Hägglund
Per Lundgren
Peter Andersen

Professor and senior Consultant Neurologist. Since 1992 my research focus on the etiology of ALS/FTD and testing new experimental medicines for treating ALS.

Peter Asellus
Peter Lindvall

Associate professor and senior consultant in neurosurgery. Scull base and vascular neurosurgeon. Research in subarachnoid haemorrhage.

Peter Sundström

Professor in neurology, main research line is environmental risk factors for multiple sclerosis


Qiongxuan Lu
Rickard Sjöberg

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Umeå University

Specialist in Neurosurgery at the University Hospital of Northern Sweden

Assciate Professor of Medical Psychology

Rolf Adolfsson
Sahruh Turkmen
Saima Diderichsen
Sanna Eklund

PhD-student at Clinical Sciences, Neuro Sciences with main area of research Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus and junior medical doctor at University Hospital of Umeå. 

Sara af Bjerkén

My research is focused on neurodegenerative processes and non-motor symptomatology in Parkinson's disease.

Simon Gustavsson
Sofie Elving
Sophia Holmlund

Postdoctor within Sexual and Reproductive Health, Department of Nursing, and at Judith Lumley Centre, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia.

Stina Alm
Thorbjörn Holmlund
Torbjörn Lind
Ulrika Nordström

I work in Professor Peter Andersen's research group and our research is focused on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), which is a common term for a group of motor neuron diseases

Ulrika Ottander
Viktor Grut
Viktoria Johansson

I am a psychiatrist and associate professor in psychiatry. My research interests are mainly within psychiatric epidemiology with a special focus on clinically oriented research questions.

Yonas Berhan