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Institute of Health and Care Sciences

The Institute of Health and Care Sciences promotes health and wellbeing and strives to advance care and treatment aimed at relieving illness and suffering. The vision is to pursue excellence in education, research and clinical practice within the field of health care sciences.   

The Institute of Health and Care Sciences is home to  seven research groups and one research centre. The institute also offers a number of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes as well as courses within the first and second cycle of higher education. The institute also offers a postgraduate program leading to a PhD degree in Health Care Sciences.

The Institute of Health and Care Sciences is one of the six institutes comprising the Sahlgrenska Academy, the faculty of health sciences at the University of Gothenburg. Head of the institute is associate professor Karin Ahlberg.

Contact Information

Institute of Health and Care Sciences

Box 457, 405 30 Göteborg

Visiting Address:
Arvid Wallgrens Backe

031-786 0000 (switchboard)

031-786 6050

IPONS Conference 2021

Gothenburg 16-18 June, 2021

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Research centre with focus on person-centred care

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Page Manager: Christine Forssell|Last update: 5/20/2020

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