News from the Division of Insurance Medicine

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Seminar on Sickness Absence Research

We will be arranging a large seminar on sickness absence research (link in Swedish) on 19 November. The seminar will be from 1 to 5 pm and we will continue discussing these important issues at a following mingle until 7.30 pm.

We will also take the opportunity to celebrate our being at Karolinska Institutet for 25 years and to honour Kristina Alexanderson’s almost 30-year research achievements within the field.

Warm welcome to the seminar and/or mingle.

Register to Katarina.lonnqvist@ki.se

Dissertation Lisa Mather

Lisa Mather defended her thesis 15 December 2017. More information here

Dissertation Rasmus Elrud

Rasmus Elrud defended his thesis 9 January 2018. More information here

The European Public Health Conference 2017

The 10th EPH conference was held in Stockholm 1-4 November. More information here

The next EPH conference will be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia 28 November - 1 December 2018. More information here


Cochrane Insurance Medicine

Now Cochrane Insurance Medicine (CIM) is established as a field within Cochrane.

CIM aims to establish and make evidence based knowledge regarding insurance medicine available for professionals and users.

The Division of Insurance Medicine has, together with groups from three other countries, since many years worked to establish this as a field within Cochrane.

See the pressrelease here 

Link to the website 

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