Research at the Department of Global Public Health
At our department, public health-related research projects are conducted with the aim to understand the aetiology of different diseases as well as developing and evaluating public health interventions. The department has nine research groups conducting research at KI. Before 1 December 2019 the department was named the Department of Public Health Sciences (PHS).
Centre for Tuberculosis Research
The overall mission of the Centre for Tuberculosis Research is to stimulate and facilitate the interactions between TB researchers at KI with different research focus.
The Centre for Health Crises
The centre enhances and improves KI’s ability to face health threats. The idea is to be of assistance to society in times of a crisis, through multi-disciplinary research, education, and expertise in different health emergency areas.
Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Health - a collaboration with Makerere University in Uganda
Support in biostatistics
The Biostatistics Team aims to gather statistical and methodological expertise between researchers at the Department of Global Public Health and the Centre for Epidemiology and Community Medicine.
Meet our researchers
Meet researchers at the department
Some of the researchers working at our department describes their research, what inspires them and how it is to work at the Department of Global Public Health.