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About the Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology



The academic centre for Obstetrics and Gynecology is responsible for education and research within this field. The unit gives classes for medical students and it provides also research opportunities and post graduate education for PhD students as well as for physicians and midwives.

Presently (2010) 50 different professionals are employed. The unit has several experimental laboratories; IVF, stem cell biology and advanced ultrasound technique.

Research and research education are focused on women's health, pregnancy and pregnancy complications, fetal physiology, reproductive stem cell biology, infertility, fertility preservation, vascular physiology, fetal regenerative medicine, cervical cancer and several other topics


Ganesh Acharya

Head of unit

Dalia Gustafsson

Educational administrator

Karolinska Institutet

Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology

Division of obstetrics/gynecology, C1:77

Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge

SE-141 86 Huddinge


Tel. +46 8 585 816 57