About: Hosted by HEARD and the University of Gothenburg, this lecture will address how epidemiological approaches encompass social determinants of and social gradients in health.
Speaker bio: Dr Sven Hassler currently works at the Institute of Medicine, University of Gothenburg. Sven does research in Epidemiology and Public Health. Previously Hassler’s research focus has been on the health situation among the Sami population of Sweden but currently, he is more involved in research regarding social aspects of health such as participation and sense of coherence.
Date: Thursday, 21 June 2018
Time: 10h00 – 12h00
Venue: Health Economics & HIV & AIDS Research Division – HEARD, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Westville Campus, 1 University Road, J block, 4th floor
Contact person: Cailin Hedderwick