Project „Urban Development & Health – Building Bridges across Disciplines and Sectors”

The aim is to clarify how the cooperation between sectors and disciplines in the context of “Urban Development and Health” can be fostered. Concepts, methods and findings of transdisciplinary research are given special attention.

The project “Urban Development and Health – Building Bridges across Disciplines and Sectors” is funded by the Fritz and Hildegard Berg-Foundation (Deutsches Stiftungszentrum / German Center for Foundations).

The project collaborates with the program advisory board, the research groups and consortia of the overall program and uses a variety of methods for data collection, analysis and assessment.

Project period: June 2013 – Currently

Project Management:
Prof. Dr. med. Rainer Fehr, MPH, Ph.D.
Bielefeld University, Faculty of Health Science,
Working group “Environment and Health”

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Claudia Hornberg, Dipl.-Biol., Dipl.-Ökol.
Bielefeld University, Faculty of Health Science,
Working group “Environment and Health”

 

Related Links:
The project on the website of the Faculty of Health Sciences (Bielefeld University)