About the Division of Orthopedics and Biotechnology

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Two professors, 2 senior lecturers, seven associate professors, eight physicians and one physiotherapist with a PhD degree are active at the Division. Presently there are twenty-one registered PhD candidates.

There has been 60 doctoral dissertations since 1973 at the Division of Orthopedics and Biotechnology.

Collaborative research involving other institutions is common, especially with basic science researchers at Novum, Clinical epidemiology at the Department of medicine in Solna and the Department of medicine in Huddinge at Karolinska Institutet. There is also collaboration with the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Lund University, Umeå University, The Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences, Deutche Sprothochschule in Köln, Stanford university, Umeå University and Chinese University i Hong Kong.



Li TsaiHead of Division, Professor
Li Felländer-Tsai
Tel. +46 8 585 87191
Ann-Charlott NordströmAdministrator
Ann-Charlott Nordström
Tel. +46 8 585 82102
Paul GerdhemAssociate professor, Adjunct Senior Lecturer. Vice Director of postgraduate studies
Paul Gerdhem
Tel. +46 8 585 80000
Margareta HedströmAssociate professor, Adjunct Senior Lecturer
Margareta Hedström

Adjunct professor of sports medicine
Christer Rolf

Urban LindgrenSenior professor
Urban Lindgren

Torsten WredmarkProfessor Emeritus
Torsten Wredmark



Karolinska Institutet
Dept. of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology
Div. of Orthopedics and Biotechnology
Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, K54
SE-141 86 Stockholm
Fax. +46 8 585 822 24