Undergraduate studies at the Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery

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Undergraduate studies are performed at most of the Department's units.

  • Study Programme in Medicine at term 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 10
  • Clinical Rotation in Surgery for Exchange Students
  • Supervision of medical student projects
  • Elective courses (SVK)
  • Study Programme in Physiotherapy term 3
  • Freestanding courses

In addition, we give techings in:

  • Study program in Biomedicine
  • BMA Programme

Responsible for Undergraduate Studies at the Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery

Professor/senior physician

Claes-Göran Östenson

Phone: 08-517 762 00
Organizational unit: Diabetes Type 2
E-mail: Claes-Goran.Ostenson@ki.se

Educational administrator for Undergraduate Studies

Educational administrator

Susanne Axelsson

Phone: 08-517 723 64
Organizational unit: Administration
E-mail: susanne.axelsson@ki.se

Clinical Medicine - Surgery term 7

The course includes clinical subjects general surgery, anesthesiology, orthopedics, urology and medical imaging. The course also integrates with the subjects primary care, oncology and forensic medicine. Professional development (PD) is trained in the four weeks of orthopedic and surgical KUM and Scientific Development (VetU) associated with the EBM data in the various stages.

Director of Studies Åsa Edsander Nord

Senior researcher

Åsa Edsander-Nord

Phone: 08-517 732 40
Organizational unit: Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
E-mail: Asa.Edsander-Nord@ki.se

Teaching assistant Amelia Chiorescu

Graduate Student

Amelia-Elena Chiorescu

Organizational unit: Breast surgery
E-mail: amelia.chiorescu@ki.se

Educational administrator Susanne Axelsson

Educational administrator

Susanne Axelsson

Phone: 08-517 723 64
Organizational unit: Administration
E-mail: susanne.axelsson@ki.se

Clinical Genetics term 10

Teaching at the Department of Clinical Genetics at term 10 medical students. The course Clinical Genetics provides in-depth knowledge of the genetic mechanisms underlying various diseases and is part of the course Reproduction and Development.

Course director Magnus Nordenskjöld

Professor/senior physician

Magnus Nordenskjöld

Phone: 51773928
Organizational unit: Clinical Genetics
E-mail: Magnus.Nordenskjold@ki.se

Study Programme in Physiotherapy term 3

The course provides knowledge of common clinical conditions in ethics, surgery, internal medicine, orthopedics, neurology and rheumatology, and related to the general learning outcomes for the whole of the physiotherapy program.

Course director Lars Weidenhielm

Professor/senior physician

Lars Weidenhielm

Organizational unit: Orthopedics
E-mail: Lars.Weidenhielm@ki.se

Other teaching

Teachers from the Department is actively involved in the education of nurses and laboratory technicians through training at KI and KS and by patient organizations.


Regularly 5-6 students per academic year undertakes a thesis equivalent to 20 points at the department. These come from KI, Stockholm University and Laborantskolan. We will additionally receive 2-3 ERASMUS students from other countries implementing various long training periods.


In the Biomedicine Program, a one week course in Medicinal Genetics is organized  during the 3rd semester.


The department's staff also organizes postgraduate courses for graduate students and training courses for doctors and nurses.

Please visit the Swedish site for information on ongoing courses