Contact the Department of Medicine, Huddinge

On this page you can find contact details for the department management and administrative support at the Department of Medicine, Huddinge (MedH).

Visiting address

Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Department of Medicine, Huddinge; C2:94, (9th floor) in Centralhallen.

Address for deliveries

Karolinska Institutet,
Institutionen för medicin, Huddinge, C2:94,
Via varumottagningen,
Vårdarvägen 1,
141 57 Huddinge.

Postal address 

Department of Medicine, Huddinge, H7, Administration, C2:94,
Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge,
141 86 Huddinge, 

Karolinska Institutet switch board

08-524 800 00


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Department Management

Petter Höglund

Head of Department

Klas Karlsson

Head of administration

Acting Head of Department

Eva Hellström Lindberg

Professor/senior physician

The management group

The management group at MedH is responsible for ensuring that the Head of department's decisions are communicated and implemented in the department.

Administrative support

The administrative support function at the Department of Medicine, Huddinge includes a central administration team and unit administrators. The administrative support includes service to students, doctoral students, staff and affiliates at the department.


The financial unit support the research groups at the department with:

  • Budget for individual grant applications and for the research group as a whole.
  • The financial parts of agreements regarding grants and commissions.
  • To make requisitions and reporting to financiers.
  • General financial matters regarding for example INDI, accounts, project codes, bookings and so on.
  • Follow up of finances for the group together with the PI on a yearly basis and when needed.

For all finance/economy related questions contact: 

For questions regarding purchase and public procurement, contact:

Read more about travel bookings and expenses on the KI staff portal.

Patricia Degnell

Financial controller

Monica Häggström

Financial controller

Jenny Broman

Financial controller


The HR unit at MedH assist staff with:

  • Managerial support.
  • Support regarding employment matters such as illness, leave of absence, salary issues, skills development, holidays, benefits and regulations.
  • Support in the process of recruiting new employees, both advisory and administrative, and with employment contracts.
  • Rehabilitation due to longer sick leave and contacts with the Occupational Health Service.
  • Opportunities for employees to contact HR if they experience problems in work or in the workgroup regarding work environment, harassment or illness for example.

Read more on the KI staff page:

For all questions to HR, please contact

Ellen Carlsson

HR Partner (On parental leave)

Jenna Almosawi

HR partner

Anna Heinerö

HR partner
08-524 836 75


The communications officer at the department can help you if you need assistance with planning your communication, publish seminars, events, and news articles on the web and accepts tips for the newsletter.

Karin Vikström

Communications officer

Amanda Klein

Research coordinator

Amalia Kewenter

Communications officer (On leave)

Agneta Månsson-Broberg

Responsible for the undergraduate education (GUA)

Mattias Svensson

Director of Doctoral Education

Education administration

Josefine Berg

Educational administrator (On parental leave)

Yvonne Edlund

Educational administrator

Mary Hyll

Educational administrator

Ulrika Markne

Education administrator doctoral education
08-524 833 03
070 723 21 40

Erik Pettersson

Educational administrator

Karin Sendek

Educational administrator

Unit administration

Here you can find contact details for the administration at each unit at the Department of Medicine, Huddinge. 

Center for Infectious Medicine (CIM)

Center for Infectious Medicine (CIM)

Cardio Metabolic Unit (CMU)

Lena Emtestam


Lena Lindberg


Gastroenterology and Rheumatology Unit

Gastroenterology and Rheumatology Unit

Annika Roback


Infectious Diseases and Dermatology Unit

Infectious Diseases and Dermatology Unit

Mary Hyll


Sri Sahlin

Administrator (On sick leave)

Elin Hellsten

Consultant/externa personnel
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