IASC Workshop: Improved Health Knowledge in the Arctic I

Thursday 11.6.2015, Aurora
Chairs: Peter Sköld, Umeå University, Sweden and
Arja Rautio, University of Oulu, Finland
Time Presenter Affiliation Presentation title / Download abstract
10:30 Andersen Chris University of Alberta, Canada Re-thinking “data gaps” in Canada’s north: Understanding statistical information in a social field context
10:45 Axelsson Per Umeå University, Sweden Ethnicity, statistics and health in Sweden – ways forward
11:00 Pettersen Torunn Sámi allaskuvla / Sámi University College, Norway What kind of Sámi figures? Dealing with deficient Sámi ethnicity data in Norway
11:15 Nilsson Lena Maria Umeå University, Sweden A call for improving health strategies regarding HLA-B27 carriers in the Arctic, considering traditional and scientific knowledge
11:30 Bjerregaard Peter Aarhus University, Inst. of Public Health, Center for Arctic Health, Denmark University of Southern Denmark, University of Greenland
11:45     Discussion