Research events

Upcoming 5 days

29 Sep.
The view of Oslo from Ekeberg
Time and place: Sep. 29, 2017 8:30 AM - Sep. 30, 2017 12:30 PM, Hotel Bristol, Oslo

Welcome to Oslo and the 2017 GRIN: General Practice Research on Infections meeting. It is hosted by The Antibiotic Center of Primary Health Care and The Department of General Practice, University of Oslo.  

30 Sep.
The view of Oslo from Ekeberg
Time and place: Sep. 29, 2017 8:30 AM - Sep. 30, 2017 12:30 PM, Hotel Bristol, Oslo

Welcome to Oslo and the 2017 GRIN: General Practice Research on Infections meeting. It is hosted by The Antibiotic Center of Primary Health Care and The Department of General Practice, University of Oslo.  

Further upcoming events

Time and place: Oct. 11, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Frederik Holsts Hus (room 123)

Professor Anne-Emanuelle Birn’s research explores the history, politics, and political economy of international/global health.The talk will examine the planning and repercussions of WHO's International Conference on Primary Health Care in 1978, Alma-Ata in the context of Soviet political and health developments, drawing from Soviet and Kazakh sources, including oral history interviews with several key protagonists.

Hans Rosling was a Swedish physician, academic, statistician, and public speaker.
Time and place: Oct. 23, 2017 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Gamle Festsal

This memorial seminar is organized in honor of Hans Rosling, founder of Gapminder and world renowned scholar and inspiratory. Join a discussion on the challenges of exaggerated numbers, of identifying and reaching populations in humanitarian emergencies, and the implications for the politics of human progress.

US military in Liberia during the 2014 Ebola outbreak
Time and place: Oct. 26, 2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, Klubben, Georg Sverdsrups hus, Blindern Campus

This third seminar of the series Global Health Unpacked will explore the growing relations between health and the military. Should the military intervene in health crises? Can health be used to win "the hearts and minds" during a conflict? How to protect the health sector in civil conflicts?

Time and place: Nov. 13, 2017 - Nov. 16, 2017, University of Oslo

Phd-course with Professor Partha Deb, Hunter College. The course will consist of lectures, student presentations and exercises. Stata will be used to estimate models and to answer questions.

Time and place: Dec. 8, 2017 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM, Professorboligen

The Centre for Global Health is inviting leading researchers, institutions and policy makers to hear about their experiences and latest findings in the fields of mental health and conflict at an open seminar within the yearly Global Mental Health Day.