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Information for students, faculty and staff regarding COVID-19. (Updated: 4 December 2020)

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Department of Epidemiology and Global Health

The Department of Epidemiology and Global Health 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 department, with a shared mission to contribute to equitable and sustainable improvements in health and welfare across the globe.

Information about the coronavirus

Information for students and employees regarding COVID-19
Information for students and employees regarding COVID-19

Umeå University is monitoring the development of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Gradual return to campus this autumn
Gradual return to campus this autumn

The Government go-ahead to return to campus-based education means several things for students and staff.

Education - Research - Collaboration

Education
Education

Find your programme or course

Research
Research

Our research contributes to scientific progress

Collaboration
Collaboration

Read more about our collaboration within education and research

Latest reports and portraits

In order to develop good collaborations, we need to meet
In order to develop good collaborations, we need to meet

Maria Nilsson is a professor of public health science and member of the UTRI steering committee.

Health and Medical care’s handling social issues
Health and Medical care’s handling social issues

Isabel Goicolea, Professor in public health

Affiliate receives close to 1 million in research grants from Forte
Affiliate receives close to 1 million in research grants from Forte

Forte gives 970,000 kr for a project on competence provision for social services in sparsely populated areas

News

Four questions to Joacim on Icelab and the way to a new covid-19 project
Published: 19 Nov, 2020

How does an idea sparked in a casual discussion move to a funded project?

Arcum-affiliated Hanna Blåhed finalist in My Northern Project
Published: 23 Oct, 2020

Hanna Blåhed selected to present her project at the UArctic Congress 2021

Health consequences if mine opens
Published: 16 Oct, 2020

New report describing health effects of potential mining establishment in Kallak

Mammography screening saves lives also in older age
Published: 20 Oct, 2020

For women invited to mammography screening over the age of 70,reduction in mortality was significant.