In our research we cover a broad range of topics and approaches. We conduct research on health and quality of life in individuals, groups and the population as a whole.
• Public health
• Mental health , especially in children and adolescents
• Sick leave
• Primary healthcare
• Development and organization of health and care services
• User experiences
• Effects of health reforms
• Quality in health
Our research provides a good picture of important health topics and social challenges in Norway both as of today and in the past.
Our researchers combine different disciplines from humanities, social sciences and psychology - to natural sciences and medicine. The knowledge in the various fields contributes to an overall picture of complex relationships.