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Information for students, faculty and staff regarding COVID-19. (Updated: 15 April 2021)


Department of Clinical Sciences


Aleksandra McGrath

I am a lecturer at the Professional Development. I teach consultation skills and my research intrests are patient-centredness and how medical students develop related attitudes and skills. 

Anders Behndig
Anita Stenudd
Ann Hermansson
Ann Lalos
Anna Sandin
Anneli Fredriksson
Annika Idahl

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

Annika Rydberg
Arja Lehti
Arvid Westlund
Arvin Behzadi

Arvin Behzadi is a doctoral student involved in research regarding the neurodegenerative disorder amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

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

Cecilia Bergström

Licensed chiropractor since 2002 with a research focus primarily on risk factors and long-term effects of pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain.

Cecilia Hadding
Cecilia Mellberg
Christina Lindén
Christina West

I am Associate Professor 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.

Emilia Sundström
Emma Louise Stiernman
Erik Nordh
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
Eva-Lotta Andersson
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. 

Felicia Gregory
Fredrik Karlsson

I head Speech-language pathology and is responsible for the coherence in the scientific training. My research focuses on the effects of neurological diseases on speech and voice production.

Gauti Johannesson
Helena Alstermark
Helena Carre
Helena Harding
Henrik Gonzalez
Ida Davidsson
Inga Dennhag

PhD, lic. Psychologist, lic. Psychotherapist. Present focus is to validate depression instruments for youths and to analyze the consequences of online sexual harassments.

Ingrid Mogren
Isabell Hedberg

PhD student with a background in biomedicine at Elias Johansson's group. Researching stroke with focus on carotid stenoses and their histology.

Jan Malm
Jenny Holmberg
Jenny Larsson
Jenny Molin
Jenny Selg
Johannes van Den Berg
Jonatan Salzer

Neurology specialist, Associate professor.

Julia Viklund
Jussi Jokinen
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
Katarina Tunón
Kotryna Simonyte
Krister Tano
Lars-Owe Koskinen
Linda Halldner Henriksson

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

Linda Sandström

I am a postdoctoral fellow at Humlab and work within an infrastructure project, Swe-Clarin, with a focus on handling recorded speech material.

Lotta Strömsten

Research in the field of suicidology with a focus on risk and protective factors for repeated self-harm behavior. Teaches research methodology, statistics and emotional psychology.

Magnus Domellöf
Malin Bergman Papworth
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 Olsson
Maria Strömbäck
Marie Bixo
Marlene Engström
Martin Fahlström
Martin Maripuu
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
Olof Lagerlöf
Olof Sandström
Olof Semb
Olov Olsson
Owe Bodlund
Patric Blomstedt

Patric Blomstedt is professor in stereotactic functional neurosurgery, director of the WSSFN, president of SSSFN and director of the Stereotactic Academy.

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

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


Rachel Svärling

Study coordinator for the TARA-project. A multi-site clinical study that aims to examine the effect of a new treatment for depression in young people, based on the latest neuroscience findings. 

Richard Lundberg
Rickard Sjöberg

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Umeå University

Specialist in Neurosurgery at the University Hospital of Northern Sweden

Assciate Professor of Medical Psychology

Sahruh Turkmen
Shaochun Zhu
Sofia Möckelind
Sofie Näslund
Sophia Holmlund
Stina Alm
Sven Arne Silfverdal
Thorbjörn Holmlund
Torbjörn Lind
Ulrica Johansson
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
Yonas Berhan