Doctoral student representatives
The doctoral student representatives at FyFa act on behalf of all doctoral students at the department. They take part in the admission seminars, the meetings of the Doctoral Students Association, and the Advisory Council at FyFa ('institutionsrådet').
The doctoral student representatives organise social activities at the department and are also at hand when you need to talk to a fellow doctoral student.
Doctoral student representatives at FyFa
Doctoral Students' Ombudsperson (DO)
The Doctoral Students' Ombudsperson provides doctoral students with independent information about rules and regulations at Karolinska Institutet. The DO may also assist and support doctoral students in the case of a conflict with the department.
The Doctoral Students' Ombudsperson is an expert employed by Medicinska Föreningen to support doctoral students at Karolinska Institutet.