Departments and Research Centres


Clinical Microbiology

Biomedical Laboratory Science, Clinical Bacteriology, Clinical Immunology, Immunology/Immunchemistry, Infectious Diseases, Virology
Head: Magnus Evander

Clinical Sciences

Child and Adolescence Psychiatry, Medical Psychology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Speech and Language Therapy, Neuro Sciences
Head: Torbjörn Lind, Professor

Community Medicine and Rehabilitation

Forensic Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation Medicine, Sports Medicine
Head: Therese Eskilsson

Epidemiology and Global Health

Head: Anna-Karin Hurtig

Integrative Medical Biology

Anatomy, Histology and Cell Biology, Physiology, Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmacology, Pharmacy
Head: Staffan Johansson, Professor

Medical Biosciences

Clinical Chemistry, Medical Clinical Genetics, Pathology, Physiological chemistry
Head: Magnus Hultdin, Senior lecturer

Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics

Head: Erik Johansson, Professor

Molecular Biology

Cell and Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, Tumour Biology
Head: Matthew Francis, Professor


Clinicum Betula.

Head: Britt-Marie Lindgren, Associate professor


Head: Pernilla Lif Holgerson, Professor

Public Health and Clinical Medicine

Dermatology and Venerology, Environmental Medicine, Family Medicine, Medicine, Nutritional Research, Occupational Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Reumatology
Head: Anders Blomberg, Professor

Radiation Sciences

Diagnostic Radiology, Oncology, Radiation Physics
Head: Tufve Nyholm, Professor

Surgical and Perioperative Sciences

Anaesthesiology, Clinical Physiology, Hand Surgery, Orthopaedics, Plastic Surgery, Surgery, Urology and Andrology
Head: Christina Ljungberg, Senior lecturer

Research Centres

Department of Biobank Research (EBF)

Coordinator: Ingvar Bergdahl, Professor

UFBI - Umeå Centre for Functional Brain Imaging

Head: Lars Nyberg, Professor

Umeå Centre for Comparative Biology (UCCB)

Coordinator: Leif Carlsson, Professor

UCMM - Umeå Centre for Molecular Medicine

Head: Helena Edlund, Professor

The Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden, MIMS

- Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine
Coordinator: Oliver Billker, Professor

Umeå Centre for Microbial Research, UCMR

- VR Linnaeus Centre
Coordinator: Yaowen Wu, Professor

Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine (WCMM)

Coordinator: Lars Nyberg, Professor

Lena Åminne