University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Department of Public Health, Section of Global Health, Denmark

Living Together with Chronic Disease: Informal Support for Diabetes Management in Vietnam

Research project Global health is in transition: across the globe, non-communicable diseases (NCDs) pose urgent challenges to individuals, families and governments, hitting the world’s poor particularly hard. Due to their extensive human and economic costs, NCDs are ... Midterm report Through its two cross-sectional surveys, the research is generating insights into the informal forms of support that people with type 2 diabetes rely on, highlighting particularly the unmet needs for support and the emotional distre ...
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Health and Antibiotics in Vietnamese Pig Production

Research project Vietnam’s economy and population are growing rapidly. Production and consumption of animal products are increasing even faster. To manage pig diseases and increase meat production, farmers are turning to antibiotics and other antimicrobials, creating ... Midterm report The ’Health and Antibiotics in Vietnamese Pig Production’ (VIDA-PIG) project has through a One Health approach mapped the network of factors that drive antimicrobial use and resistance across the Vietnamese pig value chain. Field wo ...
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Mobility Grant project of Ms Alejandra de Jesús Cantoral-Preciado

Research project In order to strengthen the on-going research of cardio-metabolic diseases in Mexico at the Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, relevant for primary health care in Mexico the project coordinator has identified a very strong candidat ...1) FFU proposal under 4. as given above was succesful, and the 3-year study is about to begin in the spring of 2020. 2) A 4-week medical course for UCPH medical students, ’International Study Exposure - Global Public Health’ has been moved from Krak ...
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