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We research improvements of health systems and explore how results-based financing improves health services in rural areas.

Vincent Somville

Affiliated Senior Researcher

Siri Gloppen

Senior Researcher

Siri Lange

Affiliated Senior Researcher

Ottar Mæstad


Joar Svanemyr

Postdoctoral Researcher

Gaute Torsvik

Associated Senior Researcher

Liv Tønnessen

Research Director

Bruce M. Wilson

Associated Senior Researcher

Quality Health Care for All

Too many people die because they lack access to basic health services. Quality healthcare is not only a question about technical skills and financial resources. It is also about mobilising a motivated health workforce that make the best of their skills and resources.

CMIs health research focuses on understanding and influencing the behaviour of health professionals and patients to improve health outcomes and patient well-being.  We also explore how factors outside the health sector can improve health outcomes.

Our current research focuses on:

CMI is partner in a Centre of Excellence, the Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health (CISMAC). This international consortium involves institutions in seven countries and is anchored at the Centre for International Health at the University of Bergen.


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