News, press and media

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 channels for exampel at Here we present useful information about press releases, news articles, and media contacts when you work at KI.

Contact details and opening hours

The Press Office can be reached on +46 (0)8-524 860 77 or Opening hours: 09:00-17:00 CET on weekdays, closed on Christmas, New Year, Easter and Midsummer. 

The news editor can be reached on during office hours.

Vacation period 2024: Please note that the KI Comms Office will have reduced staffing between Midsummer and the end of August. Consequently, we will have to decline many requests to publish news articles and press releases during the summer.