Faculty leadership

The Faculty of Medicine leadership from July 1 2017 to June 30 2021.


Patrik Danielson


Patrik Danielson, MD, PhD
Professor of Anatomy and Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist

Chair of the Faculty Board

Phone: +46 (0)90 786 58 93
Mobile: +46 (0)70-336 80 30
Email: patrik.danielson@umu.se
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Dean's secretary:
Anna Olson
Tel: 090-786 53 35
E-post: anna.olsson@umu.se

Deputy Dean

Marie Bixo


Marie Bixo, MD, PhD
Professor and Senior Consultant, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Deputy to the Dean and Vice Chair of the Faculty Board

Responsibilities: External partnerships, especially with county councils and municipalities in the northern region (including ALF- and TUA-related matters).

Phone: +46 (0)90 785 04 67
Mobile: +46 (0)70-602 44 85
Email: marie.bixo@umu.se
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Associate Dean for Education

Kristina Lejon


Kristina Lejon, PhD
Professor of Immunology

Chair of the Faculty's Board of Education (utbildningsstrategiska nämnden); Faculty representative to the Strategic Council for Education (utbildningsstrategiska rådet)

Responsibilities: First- and second-cycle courses and study programmes (Undergraduate and Graduate levels).

Phone: +46 (0)90 785 35 76
Mobile: +46 (0)70-304 45 80
Email: kristina.lejon@umu.se
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Associate Dean for Research

Anna Arnqvist


Anna Arnqvist, PhD
Professor of Biomedicine

Chair of the Faculty's Board of Research (forskningsstrategiska nämnden);
Faculty representative on the Strategic Council for Research and Doctoral Education (forskningsstrategiska rådet)

Responsibilities: Research and Doctoral/Postgraduate level education (third-cycle studies).

Phone: +46 (0)90 786 65 39
Mobile: +46 (0)70-636 99 83
E-mail: anna.arnqvist@umu.se
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Head of Faculty Office

Ann-Christin Edlund


Ann-Christin Edlund
Head of Faculty Office
From Oct 21, 2019






Until Oct 21, please contact:

Deputy Head of Faculty Office Malin Larsson, malin.larsson@umu.se, phone 090-786 71 08.
Deputy Head of Faculty Office Anna Gåfvels Karlsson, anna.gafvels-karlsson@umu.se, phone 090-786 53 37 070-222 77 53.

Dean's Advisor

Tommy Olsson


Tommy Olsson, MD, PhD
Professor and Senior Consultant, Medicine

Tommy Olsson is also Deputy Director of the Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine at Umeå University (WCMM).

Phone: + 46 90-785 18 45
Email: Tommy.G.Olsson@umu.se
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Affiliated to the Faculty Leadership

Senior Advisor to the Dean on Biobank Research

Malin Sund


Malin Sund, MD, PhD
Professor and Senior Consultant, Surgery

Phone: + 46 90-785 19 66
Email: malin.sund@umu.se
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Lena Åminne