The Department of Health Sciences and Health Policy of the University of Lucerne promotes research and prepares scientists to work in the field of health and disability from a biopsychosocial perspective. The theoretical framework of the department is rooted in the concept of human functioning, as codified by the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health. 

18th December 2018
Apply now for Seed money funding from the Graduate School

The Graduate School is offering seed money funding two new researchers starting April 1st, 2019. Application deadline is the 1st of February, 2019.

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.

Administration offices

Administration Office: Department Health Sciences and Health Policy

Colette Lenherr / colette.lenherrremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch / healthsemremove-this.@remove-this.unilu.ch

room 1.B11

Contact Administration Master in Health Sciences