Public Health

Public health is the field of medicine that is concerned with the health of the community as a whole.


The subject area is concerned with understanding the causes of health and disease, and in identifying effective interventions for the purpose of improving population health. Important subject fields of study are biostatistics and social epidemiology.

Program details

Academic level(s)Master
CountryNorway
Language of instructionEnglish
InstitutionUiT The Arctic University of Norway
Fields of studyHealth (broad programmes)Medicine
Tagsmedicinecommunitypublic healthepidemiologybiostatistics
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