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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.

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Featured Stories

Umeå researcher become SIGHT Fellow

Masoud Vaezghasemi is one of eleven researchers in the country in career development programs in global health

Hundreds gather for a sustainable future in developing countries

Umeå University hosts DevRes2021, which brings together hundreds of stakeholders in development research.

Public Health student is Umeå University’s Global Swede 2021

Sergio Flores was honoured at a digital ceremony and received a diploma for the prestigious award.