This Mental Health and Child Development in Societies of Change course is offered by the University of Bergen. This is one of six parallel PhD courses of the annual Bergen Summer Research School (BSRS). This interdisciplinary venue for exploring some of the greatest challenges of our time attract around one hundred PhD candidates, researchers and policy makers every year.
The primarly research perspective of this Mental Health and Child Development in Societies of Change course addresses: global health policies on mental health; health system integration strategies; mental health and culture (including bold exposures and risk factors such as forced migration); dealing with extreme burdens (such as war, crime, deprivation, undernutrition and abuse); alcohol and drugs; and child development.
You can apply until:
Make sure you verify exact dates on the programme website.
You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
The courses are designed for PhD level and are open to:
Professor Ingunn Engebretsen (UiB)
Ingrid Kvestad (UiB)
Maj-Britt Posserud (UiB)
Esperance Kashala Abotnes (UiB)
Else-Marie Loberg (AFR)
Patrick O'Loughlin (tbc)
Ketil Ødegaard (UiB)
Melf Kühl (UiB)
Gro Sandal (UiB)
David Sam (UiB)
This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.Take IELTS test
For more information, please visit the programme's website.
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