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

Honorary doctor at the Faculty of Social Sciences has passed away

We mourn the loss of our colleague, good friend, and honorary doctor at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Peter Berck. After fighting cancer for some time, Peter sadly passed away on August 10.

Ongoing disruption of central IT systems and services

We are still experiencing disruptions in the security systems that affect, in particular, the central website (umu.se) and the Aurora intranet. This means that the homepage for umu.se is available but not the education pages or site for current stude...

School of Education honoured with national assignment

Umeå School of Education at Umeå University has been assigned by the Swedish Government to lead a national project of creating effective and purposeful ways into teaching and pre-school teaching.

Third in Sweden on number of applicants per place

Umeå University is top three in Sweden on the number of qualified first choice applicants to this autumn’s courses and programmes. This according to statistics from the Swedish Council for Higher Education (UHR).

Good news for fishermen: “Browning” impacts fish less than expected

Water color is getting darker in lakes across the planet. This phenomenon, known as “browning,” was anticipated to cause widespread declines in fish populations. A new study by researchers from Umeå University finds that the number of fish population...

Umeå University at world’s largest scientific event on artificial intelligence

In July, Stockholm and Sweden hosted the Federated AI Meeting (FAIM) – the world’s largest scientific event on artificial intelligence. Among the participants, several researchers from Umeå University attended.

High-level workshop on cloud computing

Academic and industrial technology researchers and leaders from all around the world have met for the 13th Cloud Control Workshop, organized by Umeå University. With an ambition to shape the future of resource management for any type of resources imp...

New toxin in Cholera bacteria discovered

The structure and function of a previously unknown toxin in the cholera bacteria Vibrio cholera has been discovered by scientists at Umeå University, Sweden.

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