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Time and place: June 20, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM, Sandakerveien 130, Oslo

How to measure "Health for All"? How do metrics influence the way Universal Health Coverage is implemented in Senegal?

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Time and place: Sep. 16, 2019 8:30 AM - Sep. 17, 2019 3:00 PM, Professorboligen

The Centre for Global Health is pleased to announce Global Health Inspiration Days 2019, a two-day event offering a unique networking opportunity for students, researchers and clinicians as well as the policy community at large.

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Time and place: June 13, 2019 9:00 AM - June 14, 2019 4:00 PM, Ecolab, Frederik Holsts Hus

PhD workshop on academic writing with Lynn P. Nygaard. 

Time and place: June 4, 2019 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Frederik Holst Hus

The theme of this years Global Mental Health Day is 'Global Psychiatry and Neurology - the new number one burden of disease'. The seminar will feature eminent experts from Asia, Latin America and Europe.

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Time and place: June 3, 2019 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM, Loftet, Professorboligen

The aims of the meeting are to consider possible affiliations with other organizations and to review recent strategies/work on e-health literacy/ digital literacy. 

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Time and place: May 20, 2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Fredrik Holsts Hus, Ecolab (basement)

The non-disclosure of a cancer diagnosis is relatively common in India. Studies have shown that many cancer patients are unaware of their disease. But how exactly is non-disclosure working in a hospital setting? What are patients told when they are not told that they have cancer?

Time and place: May 9, 2019 9:00 AM - May 10, 2019 6:00 PM, Lucy Smiths Hus, Blindern

The first meeting of the One Health Lancet Commission will take place in Oslo on the 9th and 10th of May 2019. The meeting will bring together the worlds top researchers from the field of One Health.

Time and place: Apr. 2, 2019 8:00 AM - Apr. 3, 2019 5:00 PM, Hotel Scandic Bergen City, Håkonsgaten 2-7

The theme and title of this years conference is "Competence building for impact – time for revolution".

Time and place: Mar. 13, 2019 2:45 PM - 5:00 PM, Tøyen Hovedgård

Please be welcome to a meeting in the Women in Global Health Norway network, inspired by and in celebration of the recent issue on 'Women in science, medicine and global health' from The Lancet. The Oslo hub will use this opportunity to discuss the next steps and initiatives of the WGH Norway platform.

Time and place: Feb. 26, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Vega Scene

Screening of the documentary "Survivors", followed by a panel discussion with the director of the film and experts from the University of Oslo and Norwegian Red Cross.

Time and place: Feb. 25, 2019 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM, SUM, Sognsveien 68, Oslo, Seminar room on 4th floor

As Ghana seeks to expand primary health services, how do past experiences shape current perceptions and expectations? David Bannister will survey the history of Ghana's health system in our next Global Health Unpacked seminar.

Time and place: Feb. 11, 2019 12:30 PM - 4:45 PM, The University Aula

We highlighted inspiring examples on collaboration between academia and industry that have benefitted patients and society. How can we learn from these examples while building the health industry in Oslo and Norway?

Time and place: Jan. 17, 2019 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM, Polyteknisk forening, Rozenkrantz’ gate 7, 3. etg.

Roundtable discussion on digital health to prepare inputs for the UN High-level Panel on Digital Inclusion.

Time and place: Dec. 11, 2018 4:45 PM - 7:00 PM, PRIO, Hausmannsgate 3

The Nobel Peace Prize 2018 is awarded to Nadia Murad and Dr. Denis Mukwege for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict. To honor and celebrate this important acknowledgement, the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) and the Centre for Global Health at UiO are co-hosting a seminar on sexual violence as a weapon of war, as a part of the Oslo Peace Days.

Time and place: Nov. 28, 2018 8:15 AM - 3:30 PM, Professorboligen

The Centre for Global Health is pleased to welcome you to the Global Mental Health Day at the University of Oslo.

Time and place: Nov. 26, 2018 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Professorboligen

Please be welcome to the launch of Women in Global Health Norway, a national chapter of the global movement Women in Global Health and a platform to connect, further strengthen and advocate for gender equality in global health within academia, public and private sectors.

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.  

Time and place: Nov. 13, 2018 8:30 AM - 3:15 PM, Fredrik Holsts Room 223
Time and place: Nov. 6, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Room 648, Eilert Sundts hus, 6th Floor, Blindern Campus, UiO, Moltke Moes vei 31, Oslo.

In conjunction with the Centre for Global Health, Fanny Chabrol from the French Institut de Recherches pour le Développement (IRD), will join us for a seminar entitled "From ruination to resilience: hospital trajectories in Africa".

Time and place: Oct. 29, 2018 - Oct. 30, 2018, Kathmandu, Nepal

This meeting in Kathmandu, Nepal will bring together practitioners, researchers, and experts from diverse traditions to discuss the implications of religious and spiritual teachings for mental health theory, policy, and practice. The aim is to advance mental health programs in Nepal and globally in ways that are informed by local cultural knowledge, values and traditions.

Time and place: Oct. 24, 2018 9:15 AM - 1:00 PM, Frederik Holsts Hus, room 123

In the current global effort to achieve the sustainable development goals (SDGs) and universal health coverage (UHC), maternity care is squarely in the center. Since the year 2000 coverage of facility delivery and skilled birth attendance increased, while the maternal mortality ratio decreased, at rates slower than hoped for, partially because of inadequate quality of care.

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Time and place: Oct. 16, 2018 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM, SUM, Sognsveien 68, Oslo, Seminar room on 4th floor

What happens when governments try to protect their populations from pandemics with pharmaceuticals? Stefan Elbe will present his latest book Pandemics, Pills & Politics in our next Global Health Unpacked seminar.

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Time and place: Sep. 25, 2018 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM, Professorboligen

The Centre for Global Health is pleased to announce the Global Health Inspiration Day, with an opening address to motivate us all; Professor Till Bärnighausen. The event offers a unique networking opportunity for students, researchers and clinicians from the University of Oslo and the University hospitals. 

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

Seminar on the history of malaria with Professor Mark Harrison.

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Time and place: Sep. 4, 2018 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM, Old Festive Hall, Domus Academica

Public lecture by Dr. Paul Farmer, Harvard Medical School.