Urban Lendahl
Secretary General
The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet
Sweden

Professor Urban Lendahl has been elected as the new Secretary General of the Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet and Nobel Committee for Physiology or Medicine. Urban Lendahl is Professor of Genetics at the Department of Cell- and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institutet. He was a member of the Nobel Committee for Physiology or Medicine 2007-2013 and Chairman of the Nobel Committee 2012. He has been a member of the Nobel Assembly since July 1, 2000.

Urban Lendahl’s research group


Keynote: ‘Nobel behind the scenes’