Apply for The Student Health Foundations project grants


30.000:- is available in grants!

The Student Health Foundation was founded by the student unions of Umeå
university and SLU Umeå. Its purpose is to:

”…continue promoting healthcare initiatives for student in Umeå.”

This semester, 30.000:- is available in grants for health promoting projects
aimed towards students at Umeå university and SLU Umeå. If you have an
interesting project, do not hesitate to apply!

Last day of application: 12/11


Union Council


Members and  replacements are called to the union council on wednesday 25/10 kl.17.30 in the great hall of Kårhuset Villan.

The memers of the union are welcome as usual!

Contact the speaker on if you have any questions, or would like to participate!


Global Health Week


Monday 9/10
IFMSA Global Health Lunch
12.15-12.45 Common Ground

Global Health Pub with Kåren. With movie screening and live music!
17.00-22.00 Kårhuset Villan

Tuesday 10/10
Why is it important to continue aiming for a fact-based world view?
Klara Johansson, PhD, epidemiology and global health, Umeå University
12.15-12.45,Common Ground

Disaster Medicine – A Global Perspective.
Hanna Jerndal and Joakim Bergman, certified disaster medicine trainers.
17.00-17.45 Betula

Injury Prevention and Care Tanzania : Road Traffic Injuries
Menti Ndile RNT MSc
18.00 – 18.30 Betula

Wednesday 11/10
A world-view on health and well being
Anne Ouma, PhD
12.15-12.45 Common Ground

How the climate change affects the lives of the people in the North
Birgitta Evengård, professor in infectious diseases, Umeå University
17.00-18.00 Betula

Thursday, October 12/10
Using social science to maximize the effectiveness of Zika Risk Communication
John Kinsman, Associate Professor in Global Health, Umeå Universitet
12.15-12.45 Common Ground

Child health in a global perspective
Anneli Ivarsson, professor in public health and clinical medicine, Umeå University
18.30-21.15 Betula

Friday, October 13/10
Antibiotic resistance in Vietnam – What can be done?
Håkan Hanberger, professor in infectious diseases, Linköping University 12.15-12.45 Common Ground