Women's and Children's Health

The department conducts research, postgraduate education and training in gynecology, obstetrics, perinatalmedicin, paediatrics, international health and women's medicine. The activity is integrated with the Women and Children division at University Hospital and National Centre for women's safety. Research is conducted within twelve research groups and we have the graduate program in medical science.

Upcoming doctoral thesis defences and licentiate degree

  • Dag Hammarskjölds Väg, Uppsala 2021-05-21 17:58

    Said, Ali

    Maternal Death Surveillance and Response in Tanzania: Challenges to successful implementation

    Open access
  • Lecture hall 4, Universitetshuset, Uppsala 2021-05-26 09:15

    Brown, Nick

    Unresolved Controversies in Child Pneumonia in low and middle income Countries

    Open access

Invitation to public defence meeting via Zoom

The Zoom link will be announced under the header ”Seminars” on this homepage. Below you find more information about Zoom. We recommend to install the program Zoom on your laptop before joining the meeting.


We advice You to join at latest 15 minutes before the public defence so that it can start on time without disturbances. You all are ”muted” when joining the meeting and if you wish to participate the discussion, you can show it by raising up your hand by video or by zoom. When the chairman show your turn, you can ”unmute” your zoom and  present your questions. Another alternative is to chat your questions.

Last modified: 2021-04-23