Health Sciences

Profile area - Health Sciences

Researchers in the profile area "Health Sciences" investigate the causes and prevention of diseases and conduct research on health promotion as well as nursing care and health services. The overall aim is to contribute towards a better understanding of health, disease and health care by conducting health science and epidemiological studies. Research work done in this area is frequently related to issues of equity regarding health and health care. The studies conducted contribute and investigate theories and methods to answer these issues. The health of the population and the quality of health care are central reference points of our research work. More