18th September 2020
Surveillance of cancer-related fatigue

An international team under the co-lead of members of the University of Lucerne have developed recommendations for the surveillance of cancer-related fatigue. These recommendations will contribute to improving health and quality of life of survivors of childhood, adolescent and young adult cancers.

15th September 2020
PhD-defense of Julia Bänziger

The first Dr. sc. will soon be awarded in the Department of Health Sciences and Medicine. Next Tuesday, September 22, 2020, Julia Bänziger, the first PhD student in the new PhD program, will defend her doctoral thesis.

16th July 2020
Prof. Boes elected to the EuHEA board

Prof. Dr. Stefan Boes has been elected to the Executive Committee of the EuHEA (European Health Economics Association) on 10 July 2020 for an initial term of office of three years.

25th June 2020
Best published PhD Article Award 2020

Kathryn Dawson-Townsend won the SSPH+ "Best published PhD Article Award” 2020.

12th March 2020
Coronavirus: the University of Lucerne goes digital

Given the recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 the University of Lucerne will go digital as of March 16. The continuous functioning of the University is guaranteed. This includes research, teaching, executive education and administrative services.

28th February 2020
Lucerne Summer School in Health Econometrics

Cancelled

The Lucerne Summer School in Health Econometrics aims to bring together PhD students and senior lecturers in applied health economics and econometrics to discuss recent developments in the field and exchange ideas in an informal setting.

Date: June 8-10, 2020

20th February 2019
Entwicklung der Rehabilitation an der Universität Luzern

Im Rahmen der Generalversammlung des Universitätsvereins spricht Herr Prof. Dr. med. Gerold Stucki zum Thema "Entwicklung der Rehabilitation an der Universität Luzern".

Symposium and Workshop
29th October 2018
Symposium and Short Course in Lausanne, Nov. 29-30

How to improve the use of evidence-based health (care) information in practice and policy? The role of rapid reviews and policy briefs, and their synergistic effects.

17th October 2018
SSPH+ inter-university collaboration Workshop, January 2019 in Lausanne

The Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, and the Department of Health Sciences and Health Policy, University of Lucerne, are jointly organising a workshop addressing how behavioural economics can help improve population health and health care delivery.

Lecture Series Health Science Fall 2018.
6th August 2018
Lecture Series Fall 2018 - Rehabilitation in Health Systems: A Global Perspective

In this lecture series, international experts on rehabilitation will review the promise, and the challenges, of strenghtening rehabilitation in global health systems through collaborations with academic, governmental and non-governmental partners as well as the private sector.

Please note that lecture of Karl Blanchet, November 7 had to be cancelled!