Postal address

Uppsala universitet
Womens and childrens health
Akademiska sjukhuset
SE-751 85 Uppsala, Sweden

Visiting address

MTC-house: Dag Hammarskjölds väg 14B, floor 1

Phone

+46 18 611 00 00 (exchange)

Fax

+46 18 611 55 83

E-mail

kbh@kbh.uu.se
forename.surname@kbh.uu.se

International Child Health and Nutrition

The research group International Child Health and Nutrition, Department of Women’s and Children’s Health, Uppsala University, conducts research within Global Health, with a specific focus on, but not limited to, improved health and survival of children and their families in resource constrained settings. Our prioritized research topics align with the ambitions of the Sustainable Development Goals and the UN’s Declaration for Human Rights, underscoring the importance of improving the health and survival of all children of the world, and the opportunity for all human beings to benefit from scientific achievements.

Main fields of research

The research group is part of the Pediatric University Hospital (Akademiska Barnsjukhuset) and Uppsala University, Uppsala. Our research projects are multidisciplinary and conducted in close collaboration with scientific partners with a wide a geographical distribution, from Nicaragua in the Americas to Nepal and Vietnam in Asia, and from Sweden in Europe to Swaziland in Africa.

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