The Department supports cross-disciplinary research using epidemiological, statistical, biological, physico-chemical, psychological, social scientific and humanistic methods.
The Department of Public Health facilitates teaching in every degree programme within the Faculty of Health Sciences. In addition, it is itself responsible for the BSc/MSc in Public Health programme and the MPH programme, which together total 500 students.
The Department of Biostatistics offers advice on statistical issues to faculty, Ph.D. students, and students at the Faculty of Health. The advisory service includes over the over-the-phone consulting, help to self-help, discussion of planed studies, and more.
An in-depth description of the advisory service can be found here.