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Forest and Health

Nordic Nature Health Hub

A meeting place for nature entrepreneurs, researchers, organizations, authorities and everyone who is interested in the effects of animals and nature on human health and well-beeing.

Forest and Health in Umeå

Within Forest and Health in Umeå, we conduct interdisciplinary research and developmental work. We at SLU therefore collaborate with several different universities, institutions and organizations in Sweden and Finland.

Pine forest

SLU Forest and Health

Within Forest and Health at SLU, we conduct interdisciplinary research, developmental work and collaborate with the surrounding society.

Person walking in birch forest


Elisabet Bohlin, Researcher, Department of Forest ecology and Management, Forest and Health, SLU: elisabet.bohlin@slu.se, +46703044134

Ann Dolling, ex Senior lecturer, Department of Forest ecology and Management, Forest and Health, SLU: ann.dolling@slu.se, +46706997452

Published: 02 February 2023 - Page editor: elisabet.bohlin@slu.se

Department of Forest Ecology and Management 

Head of department Hjalmar Laudon, +46-90-786 8584

Deputy Head of department, premises & security Mats Öquist, +46-90-786 8525

Deputy Head of department, undergraduate studies Gustaf Egnell +46-90-786 8455

Deputy Head of department, post graduate studies Maja Sundqvist

Deputy Head of department, equal opportunities Kelley Gundale, +46-90-786 8444

Deputy Head of department, young researchers Lars Östlund, +46-90-786 8442 

Postal address: SLU, Skogens ekologi och skötsel, 901 83 Umeå, Sweden.
Visiting address: Skogsmarksgränd 17, Umeå


Internal workspace for the department