Epidemiology and Global Health

Welcome to Epidemiology and Global Health - a multi-disciplinary unit with a truly global approach to epidemiology and public health.

The Somali-Swedish Collaboration in Research for Health

Annual Report 2016

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 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

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Contact Information

Epidemiology and Global Health
Umeå University
SE-901 87 Umeå, Sweden 

Visiting Address
Building 9B, University Hospital, Entrance X5

Tel:  +46 90 786 55 11

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Contacts at Epidemiology and Global Health

Head of the unit
Anneli Ivarsson

Administrative co-ordinator 
Karin Johansson

Director of studies - MPH programs
Marie Lindkvist

Director of studies - Research training Miguel San Sebastian