Ep9: Decolonizing Global Health Education with Salla Atkins
In this episode we discuss the lessons we can learn from the COVID-19 pandemic to reimagine global health education and seize opportunities to increase solidarity and collaboration across the Global North and South with Salla Atkins.
Ep8: Klimat, hälsa och hållbar hälso- och sjukvård med Sofia Hammarstrand
This week's episode is in Swedish. We will be back in two weeks with a longer episode in English! I veckans avsnitt pratar vi med Sofia Hammarstrand, känd för sitt arbete för miljön och mottagare av Svenska Läkaresällskapets Hållbarhetspris 2020.
Ep7: Sweden's ambassador for global health
In this episode we go Heart to Heart with Anders Nordström. Anders Nordström is Sweden’s ambassador for global health, one of the few in the world. However, with the Covid-19 pandemic creating a paradigm shift for global health, Anders was appointed the head of the secretariat of the Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response (IPPPR), which is chaired by Helen Clark and Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
Ep6: Students In Global Health
In this episode we are joined by four students with different educational backgrounds but a shared commitment for global health. We talk about their view on global health, its connection to social and economic inequities and how students contribute to the constant evolvement of the global health field.
Ep5: The History of Global Health
In this episode we dig deep into the history of global health. We will take you on a journey from the early days, before the existence of the term global health to today's work to decolonize the field.
Ep4: Global Health Education
In this episode, our guests Miguel San Sebastian (professor at the Department of Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University Hospital)and Flemming Konradsen (professor and director at the School of Global Health, University of Copenhagen) help us untangle some of the concepts and ideas that are at the heart of global health education programs.
Ep3: Peter Sands and Dr Seth Berkley
We hade the opportunity to sit down with Peter Sands (Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria) and Dr Seth Berkley (CEO of Gavi the Vaccine Alliance) to discuss their respective work and personal engagement in global health.
Ep2: Dr Angelina Kakooza
In this episode of the Swedish Global Health Podcast, we interview Dr. Angelina Kakooza, child neurologist and co-founder of the East African Academy of Childhood and Disability. We will discuss her work, research on developmental delays and disabilities, particularly the prevalence of and support for Children with cerebral palsy in Uganda. Dr. Kakooza also gives us some inside tips on successful South-North collaborations!
Ep 1 Pt2: Rt Hon Helen Clark and Sir Michael Marmot
In the second part of Episode 1, we interview Rt Hon Helen Clark, former Prime Minister of New Zealand and Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, and Sir Michael Marmot, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health at University College London, about collaboration between public health experts and politicians, evidence driven policy, gender equality and the way forward for global health.
Ep1 Pt1: Sir Michael Marmot
In the first part of Episode 1, we interview Sir Michael Marmot, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health at University College London about the current state of Global Health, with special focus on Health Equity.