• A clinical academic department at Karolinska Institutet

    We offer an innovative, inspiring and challenging environment for research, PhD training and education that makes a difference for women’s and children’s health.

  • A clinical academic department at Karolinska Institutet

    We offer an education that gives the students a solid knowledge base, scientific  attitude, good communicative skills and competitiveness as employee on an international market.

  • A clinical academic department at Karolinska Institutet

    Our research is productive, of high quality and aims at break-through results that can be rapidly implemented in clinical care to make a difference for women’s and children’s health.

  • A clinical academic department at Karolinska Institutet

    Our research training is hosted in an excellent scientific environment that shapes innovative, productive and independent  researchers who are attractive to an international market.

  • A clinical academic department at Karolinska Institutet

    Our administrative support functions are cost effective and readily available for rapid support to the core activities, helping them fulfil their visions.

The research at the Department of Women's and Children's Health deals with both basic and clinical science in women's and children's health. The research takes place in 10 units with separate scientific profiles. The units vary in size and have several research groups. We are also engaged in education on both undergraduate (MD programme), specialist (paediatric nurses, midwives, physicians), and postgraduate levels.