The clinical trials unit of Forum Östergötland, called Kliniska forskningsenheten, opened in spring 2016. It is located next to the Department of Dermatology at Linköping University Hospital.
Forum Ostergotland, KFO, The Clinical Trials Unit Photo credit Melinda Reyes HiltunenKliniska forskningsenheten, shortened KFÖ, is the clinical trials unit of Forum Östergötland. The size of the unit is 128 square metres. There are six beds and a small laboratory for handling of blood samples. Our research nurses can assist with different types of tests, examinations and easier observation.

The unit serves as a support function for clinics, academic researchers and companies conducting different types of clinical trials and other research projects.


Forum Southeast, which Forum Östergötland is a part of, offers assistance in identifying sites/investigators interested in conducting clinical studies within the south-eastern healthcare region. Read more and send us your clinical study request.


Visiting/postal address

Kliniska forskningsenheten (KFÖ)
Norra entrén (the north entrance)
House 443, entrance 7, floor 10
Linköping University Hospital
581 85 Linköping

Our research nurses

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