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Recently appointed professors

Professors, Adjunct Professors and Visiting Professors appointed since September 2019, and who will have their positions confirmed in an inauguration ceremoni in the autumn of 2020.

Professors

Erika Franzén has been appointed Professor of Physiotherapy at the Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society from 19 May 2020.

Olof Sköldenberg has been appointed Professor of Orthopedics at the Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital from 5 May 2020.

Yenan Bryceson has been appointed Professor of Translational Immunology at the Department of Medicine, Huddinge from 1 March 2020. 

Susanne Guidetti has been appointed Professor of Occupational Therapy at the Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society from 1 February 2020.  

Eric Westman has been appointed Professor of Neurogeriatrics at the Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society from 1 February 2020.  

Christian Rück has been appointed Professor of Psychiatry at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience from 1 February 2020. 

Maria Hagströmer has been appointed Professor of Physiotherapy at the Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society from 15 April 2020. 

Inger Kull has been appointed Professor of Care Sciences at the Department of Clinical Science and Education, Södersjukhuset from 1 January 2020. 

Maria Bradley has been appointed Professor of Dermatology and Venereology at the Department of Medicine, Solna från 1 October 2019. 

Johan von Schreeb has been appointed Professor of Global Disaster Medicine at the Department of Global Public Health from 15 October 2019. 

Fang Fang has been appointed Professor of Epidemiology at the Institute of Environmental Medicine from 1 October 2019. 

Andreas Olsson has been appointed Professor of Psychology at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience from 1 September 2019. 

Adjunct Professors

Baldvin Jónsson has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Neonatology at the Department of Women's and Children's Health from 1 May 2020. 

Erik Hedman-Lagerlöf has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Psychology at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience from 1 March 2020. 

Torkel Brismar has been appointed Adjunct Professor of  Medical Radiology at the Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology from 12 February 2020. 

Michael Uhlin has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Clinical Immunology at the Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology from 1 February 2020.

Anna Norhammar has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Cardiology at the Department of Medicine, Solna from 1 October 2019.

Eva Weidenhielm Broström has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Physiotherapy at the Department of Wommen's and Children's Health from 1 September 2019. 

Paul Gerdhem has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Orthopedics at the Department of Clinical Sciences, Intervention and Technology from 1 September 2019. 

Visiting Professors

András Matolscy has been appointed Visiting Professor of Pathology at the Department of Laboratory Medicine from 1 January 2020.

Foreign Adjunct Professors

Naomi Wray, University of Queensland, Australia, has been appointed Foreign Adjunct Professor in Statistical Genetics at the Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics.

Peter Visscher, University of Queensland, Australia, has been appointed Foreign Adjunct Professor in Statistical Genetics at the Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics.

Inauguration Ceremony in Aula Medica

In autumn every year, Karolinska Institutet arranges an Inauguration Ceremony where new professors at KI are presented and academic prizes are delivered. Next Inauguration Ceremony will be held in October 2020. 

Practical details about the ceremony

About the Professors' Inauguration 2019