Centre for International Health

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Child sitting under a malaria net


To provide excellent global health research and training contributing to improved health and equity

CIH is situated in Overlege Danielssens House, Årstadveien 21.The Director of CIH is Bente Elisabeth Moen.

This photo titled "Malaria in East Nusa Tenggara" by photographer Pearl Gan was submitted to The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (RSTMH) and ECTMIH Global Challenges in Health photo competition at ECTMIH 2021. The photo was among the top ten nominees.

Information for new students: Master's Programme in Global Health

CIH is organised under the Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care and the Faculty of Medicine.

In addition to working with colleagues in our own and other Departments and Faculties at the University of Bergen (UiB), we have close collaborations with many national and international institutions, particularly in low and middle income countries.

CIH hosts a Centre of Excellence, the Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health (CISMAC).

Master degree at CIH     Global Health Course     Nordic Network on Global Health

The Lancet visits Alrek
How to be published in the Lancet
Mar 06

Editor-in-chief of the Lancet Lancet Regional Health – Europe to share insight on how to get published and make an impact in society

On the 6th of March Pooja Jha, Editor-in-chief of the Lancet Regional Health –Europe, visits Alrek to meet researchers and students.

Bergen summer RESEARCH SCHOOL 2023
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Childhood: Nurturing care for building the future

Bergen Summer Research School (5-15 June, 2023) is now accepting applications from PhD students. Choose among five parallel multi-disciplinary courses in health, nutrition, education, caregiving, and migration. Apply by 15 February 2023 (extended deadline).

International conference
Bilde av Bergen
Apr 27

Its21 conference 2023

The 7th conference on interdisciplinary teamwork skills for the 21st century, will be held in Bergen, Norway on 27th-28th April 2023.

CISMAC Webinar
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Webinar series

The CIH-CISMAC Research School holds monthly webinars for researchers where junior and senior scientists discuss topics of their interest.

Day Zero 2022
Feb 08

Day Zero 2023

Welcome to Day Zero of the SDG Conference Bergen, 8 February 2023!