The Department of Biomedicine


The Department of Biomedicine is located in Building for Basic Biological Research (BBB) ​​near Haukeland University Hospital

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Frode Berven, Head of Department
Frits Thorsen, Deputy Head of Department
Marion Kusche Gullberg, Deputy Head of Research
Arne Tjølsen, Deputy Head of Education
Karl Johan Tronstad, Deputy Head of Innovation
Anita H. Garden, Head of Administration

Academic affairs

studie.biomed@uib.no (for staff) / med-ibm-studiesaker@uib.no (for students)

Astrid E Pettersen, coordinator of academic affairs, anatomical donation program
Birgitte S. Hageseter, teaching schedules, evaluation
Helena Amalie Hushagen, anatomy
Lene Dale Øygarden, physiology (on leave)
Ludmila Burdek, chemistry and biochemistry
Siren Carr Svanes, anatomy
Stian Krog, exams, student exchange
Toma Janusonyte Christako, coordinator for master's programme in biomedicine
Trine Lunde, anatomy, anatomical donation program

Financial and Research administration

Anne Mette Søviknes, PhD- and research coordinator, phd.biomed@uib.no 
Bente Elin Haugsvær, controller and fincancial officer
Inni Merete Offerdal Hernandez, financial officer
Kristianne Nordeide Havsgård, financial officer
Mai-Lisbeth Ørnes, financial officer

MEDforsk@uib.no, Research advisors and application support function, external funding and mobility (The Faculty of Medicine, MED)

Markus Vabø
Questions about sending or receiving packages/post sendings: ekspedisjon[@]biomed.uib.no