The department of Epidemiology and Global Health Unit is an international, multidisciplinary research and teaching environment located within Umeå University’s Faculty of Medicine. Founded in 1986, we now have around 80 people from all over the world working in the Unit, with a shared mission to contribute to equitable and sustainable improvements in health and welfare across the globe.
Dr. Tedros, WHO Director-General and honorary doctor at Umeå University, urges studies in health.
Press release about Nathanael Sirili's dissertation
Four collaborative pairs receive funding from WCMM for joint postdoctoral Fellowships.
New report shows that rising temperatures are exposing people to unacceptably high health risks.
On Saturday 15 December, Nobel laureate Denis Mukwege will hold a special lecture in Aula Nordica.
Abdominal obesity is seven times more common among women than among men in Indonesia's rural area.