Michael Knipper

Dr Michael Knipper

Associate Professor History, Anthropology and Ethics in Medicine, Global Health
Institution: University Justus Liebig, Giessen
Current Insitution Location: Germany

Email: Michael.Knipper@histor.med.uni-giessen.de
Phone Number: 0049-641-9947706
Website: Go to website

Institute for the History of Medicine, University of Giessen, Iheringstr. 6, 35392 Giessen, Germany

Research Focus/Expertise on Relevant Migrant Categories:
International/Cross-Border Migration
Humanitarian entrants/ Refugee resettlement programs (Children, Adolescents, Adults)
International migrant workers (Children, Adolescents, Adults, Elderly)
International students (Children, Adolescents, Adults, Elderly)
Refugees (Children, Adolescents, Adults, Elderly)
Resident visa holders (Children, Adolescents, Adults, Elderly)
Family Reunification (Children, Adolescents, Adults, Elderly)
Asylum seekers (Children, Adolescents, Adults, Elderly)

General Research Focus/Expertise: 
Community participation in health
Health and human rights
Health assessment/ medical examination
Health communication
Health economics
Health law
Health policy
Health promotion/ Health education
Health systems research
Human resources for health
Immigration health examinations
Infectious diseases
Medical anthropology
Mental health
Primary health care
Public Health
Refugee health
Research ethics
Unaccompanied children

Relevant Publications

Title Author Year Published Link to Publication
Syndemic Vulnerability and the Right to Health Sarah Willen, Michael Knipper, César Abadía-Barrero, and Nadav Davidovitch 2017
Migration, public health and human rights (Editorial) Michael Knipper 2016