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 Public Health Sciences 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 lectures are held in English, free to attend and targeted to a broad audience. After the lecture a reception with snacks and soft drinks will follow, open to all participants.
Welcome to the next lecture in the series that will be held on 25 November. Title for the lecture and speakers will be announced on this page and in the KI Calendar at least a month in advance.
Watch previous lectures
Speaker: Terje Eikemo, Professor of sociology at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, and leader of CHAIN
Panel members: Olle Lundberg, Professor of Health Equity Studies, Stockholm University and Johan Carlson, Director General for Swedish Public Health Agency of Sweden.
Moderator: Cecilia Garme, political freelance journalist
Diverging trends in premature mortality in the new world: winners and losers
Dr Amy Berrington de González, Branch Chief and Senior Investigator, The National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, US
Associate Professor Andreas Bergh, Senior lecturer, Lund University and columnist for "Dagens Nyheter".
- Hannah Bradby, Professor of Medical Sociology at Uppsala University, with special expertise in diversity and healthcare practice
- Dr Dominik Zenner, Senior Migration Health Advisor for the Migration Health Division in the Regional Office for the EEA, the EU and NATO of the International Organization for Migration
Watch the lectures from last year: