Welcome to the Norrland's Observatory for Equity in Health and Health Care (NOEHHC)
NOEHHC is formed by a multidisciplinary group of researchers based at the unit of Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå university.
NOEHHC´s aims are: i) to monitor socioeconomic inequalities in health and health care in the Northern region of Sweden (Norrland); ii) to conduct pertinent research on different aspects of socioeconomic inequalities in health and health care and, iii) to provide relevant information regarding those inequalities to policy-makers in the region
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Goicolea I, Carson D, San Sebastian M, Christianson M, Wiklund M, Hurtig AK. Health care access for rural youth on equal terms? A mixed methods study protocol in northern Sweden. Int J Equity Health 2018; 17(1):6. doi: 10.1186/s12939-018-0718-z.
Baroudi M, Waenerlund AK, San Sebastian M, Goicolea I. Assessing the dimensionality of YFHS-Swe: a questionnaire to assess youth-friendliness in differentiated health services. Glob Health Action 2017; 10(1):1380399. doi: 10.1080/16549716.2017.1380399.
Szilcz M, Mosquera PA, Sebastián MS, Gustafsson PE.Time trends in absolute and relative socioeconomic inequalities in leisure time physical inactivity in northern Sweden. Scand J Public Health 2017:1403494817713123. doi: 10.1177/1403494817713123.
NordicEpi 2017, the 8th Nordic Meeting in Epidemiology and Register-Based Research, 13-15 September Lund. More info here
Do not forget to send your abstract to the next EUPHA conference in Stockholm, 1 - 4 November 2017