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).
Centres and teams
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 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.
Centre for Research on Health Care in Disasters
The aim is to contribute to strengthening and improving both Swedish and global health response in the event of major disasters.
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.