Pedagogical profile and activities

The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine has a strong profile within the fields of education and pedagogical development at Karolinska Institutet. The major responsibilities held within the unit are summarised.

Molecular Medicine course, Bachelor's Programme in Biomedicine

The Molecular Medicine course (15 ECTS) runs in term 5 of the Bachelor’s Programme in Biomedicine (180 ECTS) at Karolinska Institutet. The course covers the basics of the molecular, cellular and physiological mechanisms, pathology, diagnosis and treatment of common diseases of the circulatory, respiratory, gastric and endocrine organs. The course leader is Rachel Fisher.

Master’s Programme in Biomedicine

Rachel Fisher is the Director of Studies for the Master’s Programme in Biomedicine (120 ECTS) at Karolinska Institutet. This programme provides an extensive contemporary knowledge of and a strong foundation for independent work within the fields of biomedicine and molecular medicine.