Non-Communicable Diseases (NCD) | Global and Sexual Health research group

The Global and Sexual Health research group focuses on Non-communicable diseases such as cardiovascular disease (CVD) and cancer.

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Areas of focus

  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

List of Research Projects

  • An evaluation of survey methodologies for measuring HIV and NCDs in Rakai – Uganda (Uganda)
    For more information contact: Helena Nordenstedt
  • Collaboration grant to improve public health institute needs-based capacoty strenghtening PhD (Liberia)
    For more information contact: Helena Nordenstedt
  • Facing new health challenges: The role of HIV infection and the risk of cardiovascular disease in a high-burden HIV population in Uganda (Uganda)
  • Risk behaviour among men who have sex with men (MSM) – EMIS (Sweden)
    For more information contact: Susanne Strömdahl
  • The effect of WHO-Option B+ implementation on EMTCT HIV-free infant survival and maternal ART outcomes in routine care settings in Tanzania (Tanzania)
    For more information contact: Anna Mia Ekström