Ole Petter Ottersen, rector candidate at Karolinska Institutet
New board members have been elected to the Students' Associations at KI, the Medical Students’ Association in Stockholm, Medicinska Föreningen (MF) and the Association of Dental Students, Odontologiska Föreningen (OF).
Stefan Eriksson, senior lecturer and resigning head of department at the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, has been appointed Vice-Dean of Infrastructure, focusing on research infrastructure. He received this assignment in competition with nine other applicants.
In 2017, Karolinska Institutet, will establish a new ethics council. Staff and students at KI are invited to nominate candidates for the council.
To reinforce and simplify relations between the universities and the university colleges collaborating around the southern Stockholm campus, as of 1 December 2016 the KI Huddinge campus will be known as KI Campus Flemingsberg.