Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care

IGS employees outside Kalfarveien 31

The Department hosts one of three UiB Priority Areas: Global Challenges

Research coordinator Linn Knudsen in conversation with the expert panel

Explaining global health priorities

GHP kicking of Day Zero at the SDG 2019 conference with the "Global health priorities explained" seminar.

General Assembly
Bryggen metaphor

IGS General Assembly 16 Jan. 2019

Summarising 2018 and looking ahead to 2019 at IGS

Online courses
Illustrasjon/screen shot av nettside for kurs

Online course about violence, peace and health work

The Medical Peace Work project and the University of Bergen offer two interactive Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) early in 2019.

history of medicine lecture
Magnus Vollset

The history of a concept: the epidemiological transition

IGS’ first General Meeting of 2019 opened with an inaugural lecture by newly appointed Associate Professor in the History of Medicine, Magnus Vollset.

CIH 30 Years

Celebrating 30 years of international health

Centre for International Health celebrated its 30th anniversary with a large seminar at the University Aula.