Per Kallestrup Associate Professor, Aarhus University

I am a Medical Doctor, Specialist of Family Medicine and work part-time in a large 8-partner-practice close to Aarhus, Denmark. I am Co-Director of Center for Global Health at Aarhus University (GloHAU) focusing on the contribution of Primary Health Care to Global Health through research and education. Furthermore, I am Chairman of “Partners in Practice” an International Development Programme of the Danish College of General Practitioners devoted to fostering development of Primary Health Care worldwide through established partnerships facilitating consultancies, expertise and skills transfer services.

  • A book that is a must-read for everybody interested in Global Health?

    “Mountains beyond mountains” by Tracy Kidder.

  • A Global Health related book that I am reading at the moment?

    “The State of Africa – a history of the continent since independence” by Martin Meredith.

  • The most important question that has not yet been answered in the field of Global Health?

    How to integrate vertical programs into horizontal service delivery – diagonally strengthening the frontline of health systems.

  • WEBSITES THAT EVERYBODY INTERESTED IN GLOBAL HEALTH MUST VISIT?

    www.hifa2015.org

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