Gert Mulvad

Gert Mulvad

MD, GP, Doctor h.c., Greenland Center for Health Research, Ilisimatusarfik, University of Greenland

Title of Keynote talk

Welcome to ICCH 17. The Local Department of the Danish Greenlandic Society for Circumpolar Health

Short biography

  • MD, GP, Doctor h.c., Greenland Center for Health Research, Ilisimatusarfik, University of Greenland
  • Has worked in Nuuk, Greenland, since 1986 and is a family physician at the Centre for Primary Health Care in Nuuk
  • Research fields are Traditional food risk/benefit and Family health
  • Serves on many committees on health care delivery, research and education in Greenland
  • Chair of the Greenland Institute of Natural Resources
  • Doctor PhD honoris causa 2015 Ilisimatusarfik, University of Greenland.
  • Internationally active in the AMAP Human Health working group, Committee for Inuit Circumpolar Health, Chair of the Arctic Health and Well-being network under the University of the Arctic