Mission and aims
The mission of the Institute of Family Medicine and Public Health is to improve health and prevent disease in
Estonian populations by acquiring, disseminating and applying public health knowledge.
We are aiming at providing knowledge, skills and experience for practicing public health,
expert decision-making, implementation of decisions, management, health promotion
and research in the fields of health care and public health.
The Institute provides graduate and post-graduate training (master and doctoral programmes)
in public health and has a wide portfolio of research projects in the domain of public health.