Ingrid Kockum

Karolinska Insitutet, Sweden

Professor of Genetic Epidemiology specialising in multiple sclerosis at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience.

Ingrid Kockum was born in 1967 and grew up just outside Ystad. She studied cellular and molecular biology at Cambridge University graduating in 1989, and obtained her PhD at KI in 1995. In 1997, she was a visiting scientist at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, Oxford University.

In 2002 Ingrid Kockum was appointed Group Leader at KI in the Department of Molecular Medicine, and in 2006 transferred to the Department of Clinical Neuroscience. She became an Associate Professor in 2007. On 1 July 2016, Ingrid Kockum was appointed Professor of Genetic Epidemiology specialising in multiple sclerosis at Karolinska Institutet.

Ingrid Kockum was born in 1967 and grew up just outside Ystad. She studied cellular and molecular biology at Cambridge University graduating in 1989, and obtained her PhD at KI in 1995. In 1997, she was a visiting scientist at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, Oxford University.

In 2002 Ingrid Kockum was appointed Group Leader at KI in the Department of Molecular Medicine, and in 2006 transferred to the Department of Clinical Neuroscience. She became an Associate Professor in 2007. On 1 July 2016, Ingrid Kockum was appointed Professor of Genetic Epidemiology specialising in multiple sclerosis at Karolinska Institutet.