Published: 23-10-2014 00:00 | Updated: 23-10-2014 00:00

Leadership facilitator 2014: Mia von Knorring

Mia von Knorring was appointed the award: this year’s leadership facilitator by the Healthcare Leadership Academy the 21st of October 2014. The award is given to a person who has made significant efforts to promote good leadership in healthcare.

Mia von Knorring receives award from H M Queen Silvia Bernadotte
Mia von Knorring receiving the award from H M Queen Silva Bernadotte.

Mia von Knorring received the award at a ceremony with H M Queen Silvia Bernadotte in conjunction with Healthcare Leadership Day at the Karolinska Institute. The jury's citation reads as follows:

"For her strong commitment to the promotion of research-oriented leadership development, where she especially put the focus on the relationship between doctors and medical managers. As head of Karolinska Institutet's master's degree program in management, organization and innovation, she is deeply committed to the professional development of first and second-line managers in healthcare and in efforts to strengthen their capacity to exercise their leadership role."