Faculty of Medicine
Falch Lecture 2020

Can Multidisciplinary Teams Improve Norwegian Primary Care?

Professor Thomas Bodenheimer of USCF is this year's Falch Lecturer.

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Thomas Bodenheimer MD, MPH is a general internist who received his medical degree at Harvard and completed his residency at UCSF. He spent 32 years in full-time primary care practice in San Francisco's Mission District – 10 years in community health centers and 22 years in private practice. He is currently Professor Emeritus of Family and Community Medicine at University of California, San Francisco and Founding Director of the Center for Excellence in Primary Care (CEPC). He is co-author of Understanding Health Policy, 8th Edition, 2020, and Improving Primary Care, 2006 (both McGraw-Hill). He has written numerous health policy articles in the New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Annals of Family Medicine, and Health Affairs.

Introduction by Dean Per Bakke at the Faculty of Medicine. 

The Lecture is prerecorded, and after the presentation there will be a digital round table discussion on the subject moderated by Head of Department at the Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, Professor Guri Rørtveit and Vice Dean of Education, Professor Steinar Hunskår. 

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