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Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund

Welcome to the Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund, one of six departments at the Faculty of Medicine. Clinical Sciences Lund intimately cooperate with Skåne University Hospital Lund, and the Medical Faculty in order to optimize the conditions for preclinical and clinical, translational research, research strategies and the development, as well as education at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.



About the department

Clinical Sciences Lund is organized in five sections, and holds educational in e.g. the MD programme, at present 500 registered PhD students with approximately 60 dissertations per year. Research is carried out even in the Clinical Sciences in Helsingborg, which is a division of the Department. Clinical Sciences Lund constitutes the largest unit within this level at Lund University.

Strong research areas include

  • Cardiac arrest
  • Transplantation
  • Cancer
  • Imaging and function
  • Inflammation
  • Movement disorders
  • Epilepsy




Short facts

Employees: 488
Professors: 46
Guest professors: 3
PhD Students: 514
Disputations 2020: 62
Earnings 2020: 563 mkr
Goverment grants: 145 mkr
External funding: 417 mkr
Board: Period 2019-2021 (in Swedish)


Contact page

Visiting address, Department office:
Sölvegatan 19
221 84 Lund