Emilia Hagman

Principal researcher

Associate Professor in Epidemiology at Karolinska Institutet

About me

I am from Stockholm, Sweden and have always had a great interest in understanding mechanisms in the human being. Working with science felt like a natural choice for me.

Research description

My primary focus is pediatric epidemiological research.

I work with comorbideties and consequences of  obesity during childhood. By linking the national register for childhood obesity treatment ( with several of the Sweden’s national registers we are investigating consequences of obesity in childhood and adolescence.


Master of Science, with a major in Nutrition. 

I received my PhD degree in February 2016.