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.
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.
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.
Watch the lectures from 2019:
- November: Launch of the public health report 2019 ("Folkhälsorapporten") - please note that event was held in Swedish
- September: Social inequalities in health - what can be done to reduce them? - Terje Eikemo, Olle Lundberg, Johan Carlson
- May: Diverging trends in premature mortality in the new world: winners and losers - Amy Berrington de González, Andreas Bergh
- February: Universal healthcare access in an era of migration part 1 - Hannah Bradby
- February: Universal healthcare access in an era of migration part 2 - Dominik Zenner
Watch the lectures from 2018: