University of Bergen

Contact Information

Prof. Elisabeth Fosse
Professor / Head of Department
+ 4793047742

Department of Health Promotion and Development   

Christiesgate 13

5020 Bergen - Norway

The Department of Health Promotion and Development of the Univerisy of Bergen is an internationally oriented department, with strong International connections both in Europe and across the globe. Its research is inter-disiplinary, and many has a research focus on living conditons and health in children and young people, with a particular interest in mental health.  It has long experience with European and International research collaboration and has been working in many EU funded projects, both as partners and coordinators. 

The department is also responsible for hosting the International database for the longitudinal Health Behaviour among School aged Children (HBSC) study.