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Department Management

Department Board

Women's and Children's Health

The department conducts research, postgraduate education and training in gynecology, obstetrics, perinatalmedicin, paediatrics, international health and women's medicine. The activity is integrated with the Women and Children division at University Hospital and National Centre for women's safety. Research is conducted within twelve research groups and we have the graduate program in medical science.

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Department Management

Head of Department

Inger Sundström Poromaa, Professor

Deputy Head of Department

Arja Harila Saari, Professor

Assistant Head of Department and Director of Studies - Graduate education and the Medicine Programme

Tryggve Nevéus, Professor

Assistant Head of Department - PhD Studies

Karin Enskär, Professor

Programme Coordinator for Global Health Education

Soorej Jose Puthoopparambil, Senior Lecturer

Programme Coordinator for courses in healthcare

Maria Grandahl, Senior Lecturer

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Department Board

The Department Board is the governing body in matters concerning the aims, structure and common resources, at the Department. The Department Board consists of elected members from the department's various staff categories with the Head of Department as chairman. The protocols of the Board meetings are sent to all employees.


Inger Sundström Poromaa, Head of Department

Teachers, et al

Members: Fredrik Ahlsson, Louise von Essen, Maria Grandahl, Helena Igelström, Theodora Kunovac Kallak samt Alkistis Skalkidou
Deputies: Soorej Jose Puthoopparambil och Anna Wikman

PhD students

Members: Frida Svedin
Deputies: Alice Zancanaro

TA staff

Members: Malin Ghanem
Deputies: Jessica Sandervig

Undergraduate Students

Members: Elsa Wieslander Jansson
Deputies: Karin Karlsson

Last modified: 2023-07-03