COST Action CA18218

WG1 – NCDs and Injuries


This working group focusses on the use of burden of disease in the field of non-communicable diseases and injuries. Specific objectives include:

  • Map existing burden of disease activities in the COST region
  • Reach out to international initiatives in the field of NCDs and injuries
  • Develop specific applications in the field of NCDs and injuries
  • Develop methodological advances in the field of NCDs and injuries
  • Interact with transversal activities

WG leaders

Juanita Haagsma
WG1 Leader
Dr Juanita Haagsma
Erasmus MC, Netherlands
Marek Majdan
WG1 Co-Leader
Dr Marek Majdan
Trnava University, Slovakia

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