Cancer in the third generation
When Anita Wanngren was told she had breast cancer, her mother and grandmother had already died of the same condition. Soon she was having conversations with relatives she had not ...
Investigation started on reported discrimination at Karolinska University Hospital
An external investigation has been started at Karolinska University Hospital based on a report of discrimination on the grounds of anti-Semitism. The investigation is being done by ...
Reduced need for blood with new liver
From an average of eight bags of blood per operation, to just one. Plus healthier patients, fewer complications and going home sooner. This is a development that the ...
Brain saved by a closed hole in the heart
"I don't go around worrying. But it's good to know that I've done everything I can not to have another stroke," says Malin. The cardiologist Magnus Settergren has closed a small ...
Code of Conduct – important material regarding our behaviour in the workplace
Karolinska University Hospital created a document in 2017 called the “Code of Conduct”. It is a concrete and comprehensible compass for all staff members at Karolinska University ...
The last major move into the new hospital building at Karolinska University Hospital in Solna, Stockholm is now completed
Karolinska University Hospital began commissioning of the new hospital building in Solna, Stockholm in November 2016. The final move on 28th October represents the last in the plan ...
Open solution for outpatient care
With the large-scale movement of outpatient care and day-care to new premises at Eugeniavägen 3, in Karolinska University Hospital's new hospital building, both personnel and ...
Immunotherapy is alive and we are a central part of it
Congratulations to James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo for winning 2018's Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Here, professor Stephan Mielke, Scientific Director, Theme Cancer, ...
CEO Melvin Samsom has taken the decision to leave Karolinska University Hospital
Melvin Samsom has decided to leave his position as CEO of Karolinska University Hospital but will continue in his position until spring 2019.
Unique operation hub for super-resistant TBC
Bright yellow, fully-protective clothing and an operation room at negative pressure. This is what the working environment looks like for the highly-specialised surgical team at ...