University of Oslo

The University of Oslo (UiO) aims to make a significant contribution to the knowledge base that is needed in order to address the major global challenges of today.

Centre for Global Health, UiO

The Centre for Global Health at UiO offers a common virtual arena for researchers, clinicians, policymakers and students interested in global health at the university, and aims to be a unifying base for different environments interested in global health.

The center's webpages are a window of display for all global health activities ongoing at the UiO as a whole. CGH collaborates with a wide variety of UiO, national and international institutions and is active in the Norwegian Forum for Global Health, the newly created initiative Global Health Norway and the Norwegian Research School for Global Health.

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Centre for Development and Environment, UiO

The research group Power and Politics in Global Health conducts critical social science research on global health. It brings together perspectives from anthropology, political science and development studies to examine power structures that shape global health policy and practice.

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Degrees and programmes

  • International Community Health (Master - two years) (Link)
  • Summer school - International Community Health (ISSMF4205) (Link)

Courses, Spring 2018

Master level

  • Global health (MEDFL5295) (Link)
  • The Political Economy of Global Health (SUM4023) (Link)
  • Water and food in a global health perspective (INTHE4121) (Link)
  • Other courses related to International Community Health that are interlinked with global health (link)

PhD level

  • Global health (MEDFL5295) (Link) 

Other couses

  • Courses at Medical School releant for global health (Link)
  • Other educational resources supported by the Centre for Global Health, UiO (Link)