Epidemiology and Global Health


Umeå Centre for Global Health ResearchWHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal  Authopsy

Global health at Umeå University is a world-leading research network in its field. The environment is multidisciplinary with extensive international collaboration. Epidemiology, the population perspective on health and the existence and causes of disease, is the core speciality of the environment. The overarching objective is to contribute knowledge that can promote health and prevent disease. The research also contributes to the development of national and regional health policies that can reduce inequalities in health status between and within countries.

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More than 30 years of internationalization

More than 30 years of internationalization

In Februari 2016 The unit of Epidemiology and Global Health presented 30 years of education and research, during Umeå university's event Kunskapsnoden at Grand Hôtel in Stockholm. Read more

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

Visiting Address
University Hospital, Akutvägen 4, Entrance X5

Tel:  +46 90 786 55 11

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