About Stockholm Public Health Lectures

Stockholm Public Health Lectures are open popular science lectures held by leading experts within public health. The lecture series is presented by the Department of Global Public Health together with the Center of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Region Stockholm.

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Photo: Lasse Skog och iStock.

The lecture series focuses on key topics in the area of public health, as well as issues that concern the planning and commissioning of healthcare. Stockholm Public Health Lectures is held twice per semester.

The events are held in English, free to attend and targeted to a broad audience. After each lecture a reception with snacks and soft drinks follows open for all participants.

Upcoming lectures

Stockholm Public Health Lectures is held twice per semester. See upcoming lectures in the calendar list. When the list is empty, no upcoming lectures are advertised. 


Watch previous lectures

13 February 2020 - Using prevention science to guide community action

Please note that the lecture starts 5 minutes into the recording. 

Speaker: J. David Hawkins, PhD, Emeritus Endowed Professor of Prevention, Social Development Research Group, School of Social Work, University of Washington.

Discussants: Fredrik Lindencrona, PhD, Region Stockholm’s lead for the Strategy for Promotion of Mental Health and Jan Jönsson (L), Commissioner of Social Services, Stockholm Municipality.


Cecilia Magnusson

Affiliated to research
K9 Department of Global Public Health

Marie Hasselberg

K9 Department of Global Public Health