Welcome to the Department of Clinical Science

The department consists of eight units whose common task is clinically oriented research and education at elementary, advanced and graduate levels. The department participates in the training of medical doctors and hosts the speech-language pathology programme as well as a number of freestanding courses in child- and adolescent psychiatry.

Department News

Swedish Radio on artificial intelligence

Timotheus Kampik at the department of Computing Science, Umeå University, is one of the researchers interviewed by national Swedish Radio in the podcast P3 Dystopia.

Novel strategy to analyse biomarkers in exhaled breath

Breath gas analysis is a promising approach for non-invasive medical diagnostics and physiological monitoring, but further development is needed to increase clinical impact. Ramin Ghorbani presents a novel methodology for the analysis of real-time br...

Winter Conference in Statistics 2019


Call for joint postdoctoral Fellowship

Call for joint postdoctoral Fellowship at the Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine and the Faculty of Medicine. Applications are invited for grants for a joint postdoctoral Fellowship for two years within the fields of infection biology, neurosci...

SEK 30 million grant for parasite research

Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation grants Oliver Billker, professor and newly appointed director of The Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden (MIMS), Umeå University, SEK 30 million to study gene functions of malaria parasites.

Privatised education did not lead to more doctors in Tanzania

Many are trained, few employed, fewer still remain in the medical profession in rural areas. This is the result of a major healthcare reform in Tanzania, where private sector assistance was provided to train and retain healthcare professionals. This ...

Umeå Institute of Design ranked first by Red Dot

For the third year in a row, Umeå Institute of Design has retained the number one spot in the Red Dot Design Ranking. The prestigious ranking annually rates product design educations in the Americas & Europe.

NLAFET Project Meeting at Department of Computing Science

The Horizon 2020 project Parallel Numerical Linear Algebra for Future Extreme Scale Systems held a project meeting at the Department of Computing Science, Umeå University, during August 27-28, 2018.

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