2018

Upcoming

Children's faces
Time and place: June 5, 2018 8:15 AM - 2:00 PM, Tøyen Hovedgård, Botanical Gardens, Oslo

What are the special risks and needs of Children Born of War (CBOW)?

Time and place: June 6, 2018 9:00 AM - 3:15 PM, Tøyen Hovedgård

The annual Jimma seminar will present the research, educational programs and course portfolio of the students and staff in the NORPART: EXCEL SMART project. This year the Jimma seminar will also disseminate the activities performed by the NORHED: SACCADE project.   

Time and place: Sep. 4, 2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Frederik Holsts hus, room 123

More information will follow.

People watching a presentation of a global health issue
Time and place: Sep. 24, 2018 9:00 AM - Sep. 25, 2018 2:15 PM, Professorboligen

The Centre for Global Health is pleased to announce the Global Health Inspiration Days, for the second year in a row. The event offers a unique networking opportunity for students, researchers and clinicians from the University of Oslo and the University hospitals.

Time and place: Nov. 15, 2018 - Nov. 16, 2018, University of Bergen

Migration conference in Bergen aiming at increased dialog between disciplines and actors within the field of migration health in Norway.  

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Film poster
Time and place: May 7, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Cinemateket, Lillebil

Join us for the screening of Pili, a feature length drama set in rural Tanzania reflecting the life a poor, HIV-positive single mother of two children. The film will be followed by a Q&A with Dr Sophie Harman, producer of the film and researcher in International Relations/Global Health (QMUL).

Time and place: Apr. 26, 2018 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Nye Auditorium 13, Domus Medica, Gaustad

CAN A HUMAN RIGHTS BASED APPROACH ACCELERATE REDUCTION OF UNDERNUTRITION AND OBESITY?

The seminar is open to everybody and free of charge, but registration was required for lunch order. Registration is now closed, but you are welcome to join the seminar without lunch. 

Time and place: Apr. 24, 2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Frederik Holst Hus, room 271

Information meeting for master, medical and PhD students from University of Oslo about the mobility opportunities with EXCEL SMART.

Time and place: Apr. 10, 2018 9:00 AM - Apr. 11, 2018 3:00 PM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47, Oslo

Dear all! The event starts at Gamle Festsal, entrance Karl Johan!!!

 

The 2018 Norwegian global health conference will take place at the University of Oslo, 10-11 April 2018. The main topic is “Health system strengthening: Health for all revisited”.

Time and place: Apr. 8, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6, 0181 Oslo, Norway

Talk and debate on the access to health care services for irregular or undocumented migrants in Norway. The event is held in Norwegian.

Mother holding baby
Time and place: Apr. 5, 2018 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM, SUM, Sognsveien 68, Oslo, Seminar room on 4th floor

Did we forget newborns in the global focus on maternal health? In this breakfast seminar, Dr Emma Sacks (John Hopkins University) will discuss why mistreatment of newborns is a critical issue, unpack the ethics of competing priorities in global health, and present options for policy responses.

Doctor Paul Farmer talking to a woman
Time and place: Mar. 12, 2018 6:15 PM - 8:30 PM, Cinemateket

Welcome to the screening of Bending the Arc followed by a debate between the audience and the panel of leading professors within the field of global health.

Forgotten hospital, poorly taken cared of, shows traces of conflict
Time and place: Feb. 14, 2018 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM, Frederik Holsts Hus (room 123)

How does local exposure to organized violence impacts whether women give birth in a health facility? Gudrun Østby, Senior Researcher at the Peace Research Institute Oslo PRIO, will discuss her latest findings on armed conflicts and mother health in this Global Health Unpacked breakfast seminar.

Illustration picture, "human rights" written in the centre, colourful hands around the frame
Time and place: Jan. 30, 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM, SUM, Sognsveien 68, Oslo, Seminar room on 4th floor

How can we use human rights frameworks to foster social improvements? Alicia Ely Yamin, visiting professor of law at Georgetown University, will discuss the successes and challenges to using human rights approaches for health, from conceptualization to implementation, and formulate recommendations to make these approaches more effective. 

Time and place: Jan. 22, 2018 12:00 PM - Jan. 23, 2018 4:00 PM, Centre for Arctic and Global Health, UiT

Centre for Arctic and Global Health, UiT – The Arctic University of Norway, in collaboration with People’s Health Movement Scandinavia and Norwegian Forum for Global Health Research, has the pleasure of inviting you to the symposium “Exploring Global Health in the Arctic” in Tromsø 22 – 23 January 2018.