Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care

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The Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care (IGS) undertakes research and research training in a wide spectrum of disciplines including: physiotherapy, occupational medicine, epidemiology, social pharmacy, genetic counselling, statistics, nursing, ethics and general practise.

TRACE Seminars spring 2023
Bilde seminar

TRACE Seminars spring 2023

The aims of the TRACE seminars are to provide knowledge into the field of translational research in epidemiology and provide a more robust understanding of the causal mechanisms behind non-communicable diseases (NCDs). The seminars are organized as monthly meetings.

ITS21 conference 2023
Bilde av Bergen

Welcome to Its21

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

News | Education
Barhsa Pathak

A well executed course in implementation science

Barsha Pathak from India was among those who attended the course in implementation science in global health.


Essential Health Care Package - Zanzibar

After three years of hard work, the BCEPS Zanzibar Team led by Omar Mwalim and Kjell Arne Johansson were able to celebrate the Ministry of Health's launch of a new Essential Health Care Package (EHCP).

Ole Alexander Bakkevik, Elisabeth Tran og Lars Birger Bergmål i Medretur

TVEPS collaboration became a Startup

Students Ole Alexander and Elizabeth met in TVEPS. This was the start of further collaboration and the development of a sustainable solution for the return of medications.