Public Health Sciences

Welcome to the Student Section for Public Health Sciences!

Find us on Facebook at MF.PHS.

Congratulations to the new executive board and student representatives!

Public Health Sciences Section Board 2017

President: Sanna Edwin

Vice-President: Salvador Alvarado Lopez

Treasurer: Yuhan Guo

Secretary: Joseph Kazibwe

Communications Officer: Claudia Figueras Julian

Event Managers: Nikola Mastilovic, Atere Ayodeji “DJ” Olusola

Board Members:
Mihretab Abadom, Loes Crielaard, My Fridel, Ronan McGabe, Isabelle Schartz, Kelsea Smit

Responsibilities include, but not limited to, engaging at all PHS meeting and events, assisting officers on miscellaneous projects, participate and promote PHS social activities.

PN5 Student Representatives*

Global Health – Natalie Boyle

Health Informatics – Loes Crielaard

Public Health: Epidemiology – Kelsea Smit

Public Health: Health Economic, Policy and Management – Mihretab Abadom

Work and Health – Vacant

*Please contact these individuals if you have concerns or remarks you would like them to bring up to meetings with KI faculty and Staff.

Once again, we we look forward to a great year!


The Public Health Section deals with student-related issues in the different Public Health tracks at the Karolinska Institutet.


– Master of Science in Global Health

– Master of Science in Health Informatics

– Master of Science in Work and Health

– Master of Science in Public Health (Epidemiology / Health Economics, Policy and Management)

We are students from the different years that meet once a month to discuss the current programs. We organize different activities for the Public Health students to establish networks and provide each other feedback at the beginning of each academic year.

You are more than welcome to join the meetings and discuss interesting topics. We encourage both international and Swedish students to come. If you are interested to get in touch with the section or interested in getting involved, please contact the section members listed below.


Frequently Asked Questions:  

Where can I go to “student-friendly” places in Stockholm?

  • Historiska Museum: Free admission every Friday – 
  • Nordiska Museum: Free admission every Wednesday at 5pm –
  • Herman’s Restaurant:  1/2 price on buffet with student ID –
  • Free Stockholm Tour:
  • The Liffey English Pub: Free Buffet after 5pm –


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