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Global health priority setting

Global health politics

Medical ethics

Bioethics

Child health

Migration health

Access to medicines

Articles

Onarheim, K.H., Tranvåg, E.J.. Udemokratisk hemmelighold, NRK Yring 2017.

Iversen, J.H. and Onarheim, K.H. Glemte sykdommer trenger nye løsninger, Aftenposten 2013

Miljeteig, I., Onarheim, K.H., Strømme, E., Johansson, K.A. Rettferdig prioritering i global barnehelse, Morgenbladet 2012

Onarheim, K.H. and Fadnes, L.T De fattigste syke får ikke medisin, Bergens Tidende, 2011.

 

Blog posts

Onarheim, K.H et al, Stepping out of the silos: integrating global health into trade negotiations, The Lancet Global Health Blog 2014

Onarheim, K.H. and Iversen, J.H. Globale helseutfordringer sett fra Norge, Tidsskrift for den Norske Legeforening blog. 2013

Onarheim, K.H. and Iversen, J.H. From What We Know to What We Do: Now is the Time for Governments to Fix a Failing System for Drug Development, PLOS Medical Journal’s Community blog 2013

Courses on global health: nursing students, medical students, pharmancy students, PhD students

Academic article
  • Show author(s) 2021. Priority-setting dilemmas, moral distress and support experienced by nurses and physicians in the early phase of the COVID-19 pandemic in Norway. Nursing Ethics. 66-81.
  • Show author(s) 2020. ‘I wanted to go, but they said wait’: Mothers’ bargaining power and strategies in careseeking for ill newborns in Ethiopia. PLOS ONE. 1-15.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Global health security and universal health coverage: From a marriage of convenience to a strategic, effective partnership. BMJ Global Health. 1-7.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Towards universal health coverage: including undocumented migrants. BMJ Global Health.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Selling my sheep to pay for medicines - Household priorities and coping strategies in a setting without universal health coverage. BMC Health Services Research. 1-12.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Newborn health benefits or financial risk protection? An ethical analysis of a real-life dilemma in a setting without universal health coverage. Journal of Medical Ethics. 524-530.
  • Show author(s) 2017. What if the baby doesn't survive? Health-care decision making for ill newborns in Ethiopia. Social Science and Medicine. 123-130.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Global health financing: Priority to poor people or poor countries? Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 6 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Etikkarbeid i lavinntektsland: Etiopia som eksempel (Ethics capacity building in low income countries: Ethiopia as a case). Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Ethics capacity building in low-income countries: Ethiopia as a case study. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Impact of a peer-counseling intervention on breastfeeding practices in different socioeconomic strata: results from the equity analysis of the PROMISE-EBF trial in Uganda. Global health action.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Towards universal health coverage for reproductive health services in Ethiopia: Two policy recommendations. International Journal for Equity in Health.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Prioritizing child health interventions in Ethiopia: modeling impact on child mortality, life expectancy and inequality in age at death. PLOS ONE. 9 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Health as foreign policy. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1784-6.
Report
  • Show author(s) 2010. Potential for carbon capture and Storage - CCS in the Nordic region. 2556. 2556. .
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) 2020. Kultur over struktur i norsk innvandrerhelse? En studie av norsk helsepolitikk med fokuspå seksuell og kjønnsbasert vold blant flyktninger.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Pluralistic ignorance and sexual and reproductive health: A research proposal.
Reader opinion piece
  • Show author(s) 2019. The 2017 Oslo conference report on neglected tropical diseases and emerging/re-emerging infectious diseases - Focus on populations underserved. Infectious Diseases of Poverty. 1-10.
  • Show author(s) 2016. How the MDGs gave up on measuring access to medicines. The Lancet Global Health.
  • Show author(s) 2016. E.J. Tranvåg & K.H. Onarheim svarer. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 204-204.
Short communication
  • Show author(s) 2021. Adopting an ethical approach to migration health policy, practice and research. BMJ Global Health. 1-5.
Popular scientific article
  • Show author(s) 2016. Møtet med den papirløse pasient –en etisk analyse. Utposten.
Feature article
  • Show author(s) 2017. Towards universal health coverage for undocumented migrants? . Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Ebola er ikke Sierra Leones største problem. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Priorities in global health. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Helse som utenrikspolitikk: Den globale helsearenaen kan synes å være dominert av bistandsorganisasjoner, filantroper som Bill Gates og farmasøytisk industri. Hvilken rolle kan helse- og utenriksministeriene spille? Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1784-1786.
Letter to the editor
  • Show author(s) 2016. Young people have a new vision for essential medicines. The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology. 733-734.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) 2018. Priority to the newborn? Real-life priority setting and intra-household resource allocation for newborn health in Ethiopia .
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Show author(s) 2019. Priorities at the bedside: experiences of catastrophic health expenditure in Ethiopia.
Academic literature review
  • Show author(s) 2016. Economic benefits of investing in women's health: A systematic review. PLOS ONE.
Chapter
  • Show author(s) 2018. Benefits and costs of the women's health targets for the post-2015 development agenda . . In:
    • Show author(s) 2018. Benefits and costs of the women's health targets for the post-2015 development agenda . Cambridge University Press.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Publications in peer reviewed journals

The Lancet Youth Commission on Essential Medicines Policies. (2017) Youth demand action on the shared global challenge of access to medicines. The Lancet; 389(10067):345-7.

Eide, K.T., Fadnes, L.T., Engebretsen, I.M., Onarheim, K.H., Wamani, H., Tumwine, J.K., Norheim, O.F. (2017). Impact of a peer-counseling intervention on breastfeeding practices in different socioeconomic strata: results from the equity analysis of the PROMISE-EBF trial in Uganda. Glob Health Action; 9(1):30578.

Gotham, D., Onarheim, K.H., & Barber, M.J (2016). How the MDGs gave up on measuring access to medicines. The Lancet Global Health, 4, e296-e297.

Onarheim, K.H., Iversen, J.H., Bloom, D.E. (2016) The economic benefits of investing in women’s health: a systematic review . PLoS One, 11, e0150120.

Tranvåg, E. and Onarheim K.H. (2015). Ebola is not Sierra Leone’s biggest problem. Tidsskrift for den Norske Legeforening; 135 (23): 2192 – 3

Onarheim, K.H., Taddesse, M., Norheim O.F., Abdullah, M., Miljeteig I. (2015).  Towards universal health coverage for reproductive health services in Ethiopia: two policy recommendations. International Journal for Equity in Health 14:86

Onarheim K.H., Tessema S., Johansson K.A., Eide K.T., Norheim O.F., Miljeteig I. (2012). Prioritizing Child Health Interventions in Ethiopia: Modeling Impact on Child Mortality, Life Expectancy and Inequality in Age at Death.  PLoS One 7: e41521

Gopinathan U., Iversen J.H., Onarheim K.H. (2011). More open dialogue on global health. Tidsskrift for den Norske Legeforening 131(23) 2336

Sandberg K., I., Andresen, S., Steen S.H., Møgedal S., Onarheim K.H., van den Berg, G. (2011). Health as a foreign policy. Tidsskrift for den Norske Legeforening 131(18) 1784-1786

Bærøe, K., Ottersen, T., Eide, K., Engjom, H., Johansson, K.A., Miljeteig, I., Onarheim K.H., Norheim O.F. (2011) Priorities in global health. Tidsskrift for den Norske Legeforening 131(17) 1667-1669

Onarheim, K.H. and Hemsing A.L. (2009). Global health in medical education is important! Tidsskrift for den Norske Legeforening 129(16): 1666-1668

 

Other publications

Gopinathan U, Iversen JH, Onarheim KH (2011). [More open dialog on global health]. Tidsskr Nor Legeforen; 131(23):2336

Onarheim KH, Hemsing AL (2009). Global health in medical education is important! Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 129(16):1666-8.

 

Reports and working papers

The Lancet Youth Commission on Essential Medicines Policies. (2017). The Lancet Youth Commission on Essential Medicines Policies Report,

uca et al (2014). Benefits and Costs of the Women’s Health Targets for the Post-2015 Development Agenda, Copenhagen Concensus Center, Post-2015 Consensus: Health Perspective.

Lichtwarck, H., Melberg, A., Onarheim, K.H., Gopinathan, U., Iversen, J.H. (2013), Complex Challenges Call for Collaboration Across Boundaries: A Mapping of Perspectives from Research Institutions and Civil Society within Norwegian Global Health, Norsk forum for global helseforskning. 

Priority Setting and Intra-Household Resource Allocation on Newborn Health in Ethiopia (PhD project; supervision by Ingrid Miljeteig, Ole F. Norheim, Karen Marie Moland and Mitike Molla)

The Economic Benefits of Investing in Women's Health (Harvard School of Public Health, with Professor David E. Bloom and Johanne Helene Iversen)

Access to Essential Medicines (The Lanced Youth Commission on Essential Medicines Policies)

Phd candidate, University of Bergen (Norway), 2015 - 

Visiting Research Fellow, Harvard School of Public Health (USA), 2013 -

Medical Student, University of Bergen (Norway), 2006 - 2014

Medical Students Research Programme, University of Bergen (Norway), 2009 - 2014

Global Health, University of Bergen and CMC Vellore (India), autumn 2008

Research groups

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