KI Discovers with Knut Lönnroth
Professor Knut Lönnroth, newly recruited to the Department of Public Health Sciences.
He will talk about his past findings in the field of social determinants and consequences of tuberculosis, discuss how they relate to the World Health Organization´s new global tuberculosis strategy and the Sustainable Development Goals, and outline his future research plan at Karolinska Institutet.
Title: Rediscovering the role of health care in social protection: The case of tuberculosis
Reference papers for further reading:
The impact of social protection on tuberculosis rates: a global analysis, The Lancet ID, 2016
Coffee and sandwich is served at 11.30. After the seminar, there is time for discussions. No registration is needed.