Fika with professor: Knut Lönnroth

2017-11-0814:00 to 14:45 Room Sterky, 4th floor, Widerström building, Tomtebodavägen 18ACampus Solna

Take the opportunity to meet Professor Knut Lönnroth who will present his research area and describe how he ended up where he is today. You will have the opportunity to ask questions, while having afternoon “fika”.

Professor Knut LönnrothProfessor Knut Lönnroth has a combined appointment as Professor of Social Medicine at Karolinska Institutet and senior consultant at the Stockholm County Council. 

He is a medical doctor specialized in social medicine, has a MSc in clinical epidemiology, and did his PhD in Social Medicine and Public Health at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

For the past 25 years, Knut has conducted extensive epidemiological, health systems and social science research with a major focus on tuberculosis (TB). Presently, the research focuses on social interventions for improved TB care and prevention, systematic screening for TB, and migration and health. Knut coordinates the health and social protection action research and knowledge sharing network (SPARKS).

Registration for the fika

Register via email to fu-adm@phs.ki.se, at the latest by November 6. 

About PHSP's Fika with a professor

At Fika with a professor PhD students will get valuable tips on how to make the most of your research career - as a PhD and after. Take the opportunity to learn how to avoid pitfalls and get insights that will help you make good choices - what is the toolbox you need for example? All you have to do is relax, and feel free to ask any question you may have while listening.

Contact person: Daniel Falkstedt


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