Centre for Gender Medicine

Supporting research and education towards innovation in health care via promotion and implementation of sex and gender analysis.

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18 Jun 2015 CfGM Integrating gender/sex analysis in research for H2020 funding Funding, Gender, Gender medicine, Grant
11 Jun 2015 NIH Mandates Researchers to Consider Sex and Gender as a Biological Variable in Grant Applications Funding, Gender, Gender medicine, Grant
28 May 2015 Gender, Health and Rights: How we innovated a Stanford’s MOOC in Sweden Gender, Gender medicine, Global Health, Human rights
27 May 2015 Acute myocardial infarction & Appendicitis care costs more for men than for women Cardiology, Cardiovascular Diseases, Gender, Gender medicine
12 May 2015 Karolinska Institutet & IMPROvED fighting Pre- Eclampsia, the leading cause of maternal death in Europe Gender, Gender medicine, Network

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Stories on Men's Health

In the European region as a whole in 2011, average life expectancy at birth was 72 for men and 79 for women, a difference of 7 years.Of particular concern is the high level of premature mortality among men. There were 630,000 deaths among men of working age (15-64) in 2007 across Europe. By comparison, there were 300,000 deaths in women of working age (The European men’s health forum 2013).

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