Department of Public Health and General Practice

The Department of Public Health and General Practice is one of five departments at the Faculty of Medicine. The Department is involved in research within disease comprehension and prevalence, general practice and primary healthcare, forming and evaluating health services, preventive medicine and medical ethics

The Department is involved in education in community medicine, general practice, epidemiology, doctor- patient communication, health politics and health economics, medical ethics and women's health.

The Department is  responsible for the Nord Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT), which is the main supplier of research data for the research groups.

The Department is located at Øya Helsehus,  and is connected to St Olavs Hospital in Trondheim.  Nord Trøndelag Health studies (HUNT) is located in Levanger, nearby the Levanger Hospital.

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Contact Information:

Visiting address
Samfunnsmedisinbygget
Håkon Jarls gate 11

Office hours
1230-1430 for student inquiries

E-mail
ism-post@medisin.ntnu.no

Postal address
NTNU, Det medisinske fakultet
Institutt for samfunnsmedisin
Postboks 8905
MTFS
7491 Trondheim
Norway

IP adress video conferences
129.241.175.18

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