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Aims of the section
Background information
Annual reports/meetings
Lancet Migration briefs


Dr. Bernadette Kumar
Unit for Migration Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Professor Empower School of Public Health, India
Email: BernadetteNirmal.Kumar(at)


Vice President

Amsterdam Medical Centre
Department of Public Health
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Acting Vice president

Prof. Sónia Dias
Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine,
Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Acting Vice president

Dr. Natalia Skogberg
National Institute for Health and Welfare

Steering Committee

  • Allan Krasnik, University of Copenhagen, Department of Public Health, Denmark
  • Raj Bhopal, University of Edinburg, United Kingdom
  • Antonio Chiarenza, AUSL Reggio Emilia, Italy
  • Marie Louise Nørredam, the Danish Research Centre for Migration, Ethnicity and Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Oliver Razum, Bielefeld University, Germany
  • Istvan Szilard, University of Pecs, Hungary
  • Maria Luisa Vázquez, Consortium for Health Care and Social Services of Catalonia, Spain

Tasks of the Section Steering Committee members

  1. Advice the section President and vice-President about issues such as strategy and activities of the section, collaboration with external partners, and the role/position of the section within EUPHA
  2. Support the section President and vice-President with the execution of section related tasks, such as consulting section members on specific topics, preparing the section's annual meeting, and writing news updates for e.g. the EUPHA Newsletter
  3. Contribute to articles, (position) papers etc. on behalf of the section, at the request of or in consultation with the section President and vice-President
  4. Represent the section/EUPHA at conferences and other events, at the request of or in consultation with the section President and vice-President and/or the EUPHA office.


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