Focus Groups

For the most interested and motivated students there will be focus groups on different topics within the Global Health spectrum. The Focus groups will comprise a maximum of 15 participants, a group leader and additional experts and organizations active within the respective topics. The selection for participation in the Focus Groups is based on motivation and previous engagement in the topics.

This is an opportunity for you to connect with top Global Health experts and professionals through an informal group discussion on the topic that matter most to you.

From 20:00-20:45

Register here for the Focus Groups.

Disaster Medicine

Johan von Schreeb and Annelie Eriksson from the Karolinska Centre for Research on Health Care in Disasters

Global Health and Infectious Diseases

Klara Sondén and Victor Yman from the Karolinska Centre for Malaria Research

Global Health Diplomacy

Maria-Teresa Bejarano, Senior Research Advisor at Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and Hampus Holmer, MD/PhD student at Lund University.

Sexual and Reproductive Health

Mandira Paul, Researcher PHD Student in International Women’s Health and Karolina Kublickiene, Director of the Karolinska Centre for Gender Medicine and Britt-Marie Landgren, Professor of gynaecology and obstretrics

Innovation for Global Health

Lena Von Koch and Martina Nee from PeePoople

Global Mental Health

Josefin Särnholm, from the Karolinska Department of Clinical Neuroscience

Lifestyle diseases/NCD

Meena Daivadanam, from the Karolinska Department of Public Health Sciences

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