Department of Public Health


The mission of the Department of Public Health is to provide the scientific foundation for improving public health, both nationally and globally, and to create greater insight into the links between health, the individual and society as well as the ethical, equity and political aspects. This is achieved through research, education and engagement with stakeholders and the public at large with a wide-ranging multidisciplinary research agenda covering most aspects of public health at a high international level.

Educational Focus

  • Public health
  • Health informatics
  • Global health
  • Medicine
  • Professional Masters in Public Health and Disaster Management