Media relations and news

As a public university, Karolinska Institutet has both an obligation and a wish to inform the outside world about our research and education. Contacts with journalists are an important part of this work, but equally important is our own news channals for exampel at Here we present useful information about press releases, news articles, and media contacts when you work at KI.

COVID-19 pandemic

Please consider that the COVID-19 pandemic still provides the Communications Office with a higher workload than usual. We kindly ask for your understanding that we may not be able to help you at the same level with news production and press releases as usual. For more information about KI in pandemic times, go to our COVID-19 Resource Hub.

If you are a researcher with expert knowledge in virology or other topics related to the COVID-19 pandemic and are interested in helping out answering questions from journalists, please let us know: