The Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health is a Norwegian Centre of Excellence and will work to improve maternal and child health.
Welcome to CIH
The Centre for International Health is a centre at at the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry (MOF), University of Bergen (UiB). CIH has a particular obligation to working interfacultary at the UiB and together with the departments at MOF. CIH aims to address health in low-income countries.
This is done through research, postgraduate teaching and advanced training in areas of importance for collaborating universities and other institutions in low-income countries. CIH is also involved in teaching in Global Health issues for undergradutate students in health.
Infants who are breastfed by HIV positive mothers are not infected by HIV if they are treated with certain medicines, according to new research at the University of Bergen with partners.
How does climate change influence the growth and spreading of malaria in Africa? This question is at the core of climate and malaria expert Torleif Markussen Lunde’s work.
Thinking of buying someone a bunch of roses? Maybe you should think again.
Bergen summer research school
Students and teachers come from all over the world. Scientific input from both north and south is of great importance for the University of Bergen.
This spring CIH offers a new course on economic evaluation. The course will be open for both masters and PhD students.
CIH in the media
- Background (16.12.13)
- Does an Isoniazid Prophylaxis Register Improve Tuberculosis Contact Management in South African Children? (10.12.13)
- News site slammed for Haakon divorce rumours (02.12.13)
- Dietary Behaviour and Socioeconomic Position: The Role of Physical Activity Patterns (06.11.13)
- Toxicity and Immunogenicity of Enterotoxigenic Heat-Labile and Heat-Stable Toxoid Fusion 3xSTa (14.10.13)