Centre for International Health

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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

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

Summer research school for PhD students with five parallel multi-disciplinary courses and joint sessions. Apply by 1 February 2023.

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Dec 16

Breakfast seminar: Global health and disability – a lifespan perspective

You are warmly welcome to attend a morning seminar at Centre for International Health, titled" Global health and disability". The seminar is led by Professor Marianne Hedlund, Dept for Social Work, NTNU. You find the registration link on the page below.

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New book in occupational health

Researchers from Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS), Tanzania and University of Bergen (UiB), Norway, working in the Norhed II project SAFEWORKERS - Safe Work Conditions by Innovative Research and Education, have written a new book, addressing global health challenges towards...

Day Zero 2022
Feb 08

Day Zero 2023

SDG Conference Bergen invites you to the Day Zero of the SDG Conference Bergen, 8 February 2023.

SFF Initiative

BCEPS is awarded Centre of Excellence Status

The results are out and BCEPS is one of two centres at the University of Bergen to receive Centre of Excellence (SFF) status from the Research Council of Norway.