Global Challenges
Global Challenges


Kim E. Andreassen

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Within the medical disciplines, the University of Bergen has a special focus on issues that are of particular importance to the world's poor. Important topics include childhood and maternal health, infectious diseases, non-communicable diseases (asthma, allergy, mental health, cancer), vaccine development, nutrition, dental health, preventive health care, health promotion, health economics and health systems studies.

Relevant research 
Centre for International Health 
Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health (CISMAC)
Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care
Department of Health Promotion and Development (The Hemil Centre)
Pandemic Centre at UiB