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epidemiologist , researcher

Piroska Östlin, Hungarian epidemiologist, researcher. Fellowship, British Council, 1997. Fellow: Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies (associate).

Background

Östlin, Piroska was born on November 9, 1958 in Pócsmegyer, Hungary. Daughter of János Dancs and Borbála Pánczél.

Education

Division of Medical Sciences, University Uppsala, Sweden, 1989.

Career

Secretary National Public Health Commission, Ministry of Health, Stockholm, 1997—1999. Research manager National Institute Public Health, since 1995. Senior researcher Karolinska Institute, since 2001.

Directorship Women and Gender Equity Knowledge Network, World Health Organization Commission on Social Determinants of Health, Stockholm, since 2005, European Institute of Women's Health, Dublin, since 2002. Member board Nordic School Public Health, Göteborg, Sweden, 1996—2003. Consultant World Health Organization, Geneva, 2000—2005.

Membership

Fellow: Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies (associate).

Connections

Married Bengt Östlin, July 8, 1978. Children: Andreas, Viktor.

father:
János Dancs

mother:
Borbála Pánczél

spouse:
Bengt Östlin

children:
Andreas Östlin

Viktor Östlin