Date and location: Wednesday, February 26, 13:00-15:00, in Haga (room 549, floor 5, Department for Public Health Sciences, Sveavägen 160)

Presenter: PhD student Helena Honkaniemi

Title: “Open borders, closed doors: Integration barriers and migrant mental health in Sweden”

Aim: The purpose of the thesis is to explore the association between different dimensions of integration, ranging from the individual to collective and institutional levels, and mental health among migrants in Sweden.

Mikael Rostila, Sol Pía Juárez, Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi

Half-time committee:
Professor Bitte Modin, Department of Public Health Sciences, Stockholm University

Associate professor Maria Brandén, Department of Sociology, Stockholm University & Institute for Analytical Sociology, Linköping University

Associate professor Petter Tinghög, Division of Insurance Medicine, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet & Red Cross University College


Viveca Östberg, Peter Wennberg and Lena Eriksson

Coordinators of the Seminar Series at the Department of Public Health Sciences