EPHI in Almedalen 2024

Don't miss EPHI's exciting events during Almedalen Week 2024.

A modern public health policy

Economist David Sundén meets psychiatrist David Eberhard, chaired by Henrik Jönsson, to discuss nicotine and public health.

Boats Mr David Sundén and Mr David Eberhard have each published a report on nicotine and public health. They are now meeting to discuss how a modern public health policy should approach nicotine.

When: Tuesday 25 June 10:00-11:00

Var: Hästgatan 2, upstairs.

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Is slim a choice?

Doctor Vincent Flink Amble-Naess has written a report at EPHI on obesity and medicines. Flink Amble-Naess notes that effective medical treatment for weight loss is available today. The question is who should receive it, how should the treatment be financed and how should we really view obesity and overweight?

On stage to discuss access to obesity medication are Vincent Flink Amble-Naess, healthcare debater Hanne Kjöller, Member of Parliament Karin Sundin (S) and Chairman of the Social Affairs Committee Christian Carlsson (KD). The conversation will be moderated by EPHI CEO Marie Söderqvist.

When: Thursday 27 June 11:00-12:00

Var: Hästgatan 2, upstairs.

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Contact us

Environment and Public Health Institute

Strandvägen 7A
114 56 Stockholm

info@ephi.se

Org. number: 559342-4947

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