Epidemiology and Global Health
Welcome to Epidemiology and Global Health - a multi-disciplinary unit with a truly global approach to epidemiology and public health.
Our VISION is to be a leading academic centre for research and education which contributes to equitable and sustainable improvements in health and welfare across the globe.
Our MISSION is to conduct ethically sound, transdisciplinary, and innovative research and education, and to engage with society.
Our daily work is guided by the following VALUES:
• A concern for ethics, equity, empowerment, and the environment
• Freedom of thought and expression
• Open mindedness and mutual respect
Staff and students from all corners of the world share a common goal of extending their knowledge of public health challenges, working alongside each other from regional, national and global perspectives.
International master programme in Public HealthThe Swedish Research School for Global HealthUmeå Centre for Global Health ResearchWHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal AuthopsyOur on-line open-access journal Global Health ActionGlobal Health - A strong research environment within Umeå UniversityUmeå SIMSAM LabNorrland´s Observatory for Equity in Health and Health Care (NOEHHC