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18.06.2018

Public Lecture: Social Epidemiology – How Social Structures ‘Get Under the Skin’ and Affect Patterns of Health

HEARD invites you to a seminar by Dr Sven Hassler from the University of Gothenburg who will be presenting on social epidemiological approaches.

About the speaker: Dr Sven Hassler is a senior lecturer at Department of Public Health and Community Medicine at Institute of Medicine, University of Gothenburg. Dr Hassler’s early epidemiological research focused on the health and health conditions amongst different populations, including the Sami population in Sweden. His current research interest focusses how concepts related to health promotion, for example, participation can be applied to the social determinants of health framework.

Date: Friday, 22 June 2018
Venue: HEARD boardroom, level 4, J block, Westville Campus, University of KwaZulu-Natal
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00pm
Contact person: Cailin Hedderwick

 

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