Our Workgroups

Feel free to contact us if any of our workgroups interest you or if you think we are missing something.

Student Representation

The Student Representation group works with organizing the student representatives’ workshop and establishing communication platforms for student representatives. The group also works to coordinate representatives in KI’s central committees.

Manager: Mirco Martino | mirco.martino@ki.se

Doctoral Education

The group works together with the Doctoral Education Committee at KI to oversee the doctoral education at KI. This entails the evaluation of the available doctoral courses, suggestions for necessary ones, planning and implementation of new admission system as well as doctoral funding. In addition, the group is in constant contact with KI boards to student-supervisor relationships.

Manager: Yildiz Kelahmetoglu | yildiz.kelahmetoglu@ki.se

Doctoral Welfare and Health

The Doctoral Welfare and Health group works hard to ensure students’ welfare during their PhD journey. The focus spans from physical and mental health, work environment conditions to migration issues. This year some of the tasks we undertook were the Frequently Asked Questions, the salary negotiations and a pilot mentorship programme for PhD students by KI Alumni.

Manager: Jan Reising | jan.reising@ki.se

Social Events

The Social Events group is responsible of the organization of mingles for the PhD students, including the DSA pub and sports events. This group works to make sure PhD students also have the opportunity to enjoy leisure time.

Wish to help organize events or have event ideas? Get in touch with us!

Manager: Amineh Ghaderi | amineh.ghaderi@ki.se

Public Relations

The PR group works with packaging and distributing information from the DSA, and others, to PhD students at KI. We utilize Facebook, our newsletter, and of course this website. We also represent the DSA at the doctoral student intro day.

Manager: Abishek Arora | DsaComms@medicinskaforeningen.se

External Collaborations

The group of External Collaborations is focused on promoting the collaboration of DSA with other organisations at KI, as well as other universities in Stockholm. Joint events are organized by this group together with KTH, SU, and SSE to promote student interactions.

Manager: Mirco Martino | mirco.martino@ki.se