Post-graduate studies committee

The objective of the post-graduate studies committee's is to promote the development of the Department's programme of post-graduate studies.

The work of the committee is led by our two directors of post-graduate studies, Professor Lars Hillered, with particular responsibility for post-graduate studies conducted at Uppsala University Hospital, and Professor Helgi Schiöth, with particular responsibility for post-graduate activities at BMC.

Reports of annual reviews of post-graduate studies are compiled by Ph.D. students and their supervisors before submission to the committee for approval.

The post-graduate studies committee comprises:

Lars Hillered, Professor in Neurochemistry

Helgi Schiöth, Professor, Functional Pharmacology

Niklas Marklund, Researcher in Neurosurgery

Patrik Ivert, Ph.D. student in Physiotherapy

Anna Punga Rostedt, Researcher in Clinical Neurophysiology

Malin Lagerström, Researcher in Developmental Genetics

Eva-Lena Wahlberg, Ph.D. student administrator


Director of post-graduate studies, Clinical units:
Lars Hillered, 018-611 42 42, Uppsala University Hospital

Director of post-graduate studies, Pre-clinical units:
Helgi Schiöth, 018-471 4622, BMC

Ph.D. student administrator:
Eva-Lena Wahlberg

Student representative in the Departmental Board:

Hedvig Zetterberg, PhD student Physioterapy

PM Admission seminar

Admission seminar aims to improve the quality of postgraduate studies through support of the proposed PhD-student and principal supervisor for planning the studies. Click here to read all informationProtocol - Admission seminar

When problems arise..

There may be times during your post-graduate studies in which you encounter problems or experience uncertainty. In addition to your supervisor, you can also seek assistance from the directors of post-graduate studies and the Ph.D. student representatives on the Board of the Department: please feel free to contact them!

Winner of PhD student Best poster relay at Neuroscience Day 2016

Andreas Tolf, Ph D student in Neurology, won the Ph D student Best poster relay with his poster/presentation. Congratulations! 

To read the motivation behind the decision please follow the link to the webpage.