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Department of Integrative Medical Biology (IMB)


Abraha Kahsay
Alireza Salami
Ana Virel

My research focuses on understanding the molecular mechanisms of dopamine degeneration.

Anders Lundquist

I'm senior lecturer at the Department of Statistics most of the time, for the remaining part i work as statistician at UFBI.

Anders Öhman
André Lundgren
Andy Wallman

Teach courses within the pharmacy programs and do research in pharmacy practice.

Anita Dreyer-Perkiömäki

Administrative support for amanuensis and doctoral students.

Ankita Shukla
Anna Rieckmann
Anushree Tripathi
Benjamin Wheaton
Björn Morén
Carl-Johan Boraxbekk

Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience of Aging

Carola Hjälten
Chengjuan Qu

Senior researcher Chengjuan Qu

Chloe Williams
Daniel Marcellino
Daniel Säfström

Assistant professor in physiology, resident physician in diagnostic radiology.

Elin Larsson
Eva Rodriguez Marquez
Eva Sönnerstam
Ewa Jarocka
Fahad Sultan
Farhan Khalid Shah

I teach anatomy and responsible for  cadaveric dissections. My research focuses on neuromuscular damage by vibrations.

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. 

Felix Thiel
Filip Grill

Working with MRI and PET brain imaging, as well as data from the Human Connectome Project. Especially interested in the dopamine system.

Gunnar Tiger
Gustav Andersson
Göran Dahlgren
Hanna Nord
Helena Norberg

My research focuses on medication adherence, clinical pharmacists role in health care and how new therapies can be introduced more systematically. I teach within the pharmacy programs.

Jarkko Johansson
Jennifer Frankel

PhD student in radiation sciences. My research focuses on the exposure environment consisting of time-varying magnetic fields found in MRI scanners.

Jessica Karlsson
Jingxia Liu
Johan Eriksson
Jonas Kindstedt
Jonas von Hofsten

Studies muscle cells - in the subject areas of embryonic development, regeneration and cancer.

Jukka Lausmaa
Karolina Kauppi

I study biological mechanisms of cognitive impairments in aging and neuropsychiatric diseases

Kathrine Nylund
Lars Nyberg

Lars Nyberg serves as Professor of Neuroscience and director of Umeå Center for Functional Brain Imaging (UFBI). He is a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Lars Stiernman
Li Junhong
Linda Rankin
Ludvig Backman

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy and Functional Anatomy

Maria Brohlin
Maria Gustafsson
Maria Sjölander

Teaches scientific evaluation of medicines, mainly in the pharmacy programs. 
Research on the use of medicine and the effects of medicine use in populations.

Martin Bäckström
Maud Wurmser
Micael Andersson
Michael Druzin
Mikael Stiernstedt

I am the lab manager at UFBI as well as project assistant for the Betula project.

Mikko Lammi

Investigations on cartilage tissue engineering and endemic osteochondropathy, Kashin-Beck disease

Nadia Ferry Yassin
Nibal Betari
Nils Dennhag
Nina Karalija
Olov Nilsson
Olympia Karampela
Paolo Medini
Patrik Appelblad
Patrik Danielson

M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist

Dean of the Faculty of Medicine

Paul Kingham
Per Petersson
Per Stål

Per Stål is professor in anatomy. His research is focused on cellular and molecular changes in healthy and diseased muscles and nerves.

Per Utsi
Petra Sandberg

My main research area is mnemonic training across the lifespan. I am also involved in projects regarding human olfaction.

Peyman Kelk
Rebecka Wiberg
Richard Lundmark

For more information about my lab and research please see:

Robin Pedersen
Roger Widmark
Roine El-Habta
Sara af Bjerkén

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

Sara Pudas

My research focuses on cognitive and brain aging.

Sara Stillesjö

My main research area is the neurocognitive mechanisms of active learning strategies. I am also involved in a project regarding human judgment processes.

Sara Wilson

Associate professor, PhD, docent, recognized teacher, Scientific Reports editorial board and nordic board for develpmental biology. Research on the nervous system during development and disease.

Sebastian Rönfeldt
Sofia Mattsson

I teach courses within the pharmacy programs and conduct research within drug formulation and drug delivery.

Tetiana Gorbach
Therese Stark
Tomas Mediavilla
Ulrika Pettersson Kymmer
Viktor Burström
Wai Lok Yau
Yngve Lindström
Özgün Özalay