Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Qualitative Research Methods (EBQ)

Date: 16 October 2017

Venue: UAntwerp, Campus Drie Eiken - Universiteitsplein 1 - 2610 Antwerpen (Wilrijk)

Organization / co-organization: Global Health Institute (GHI)

Short description: A six weeks international course on the basic principles and methods of epidemiology

The course provides an in-depth study of medical statistics as well as the basic principles of qualitative methods.

In the fall of 2017 this course will be organised for the fifth consecutive time. It offers a profound training of six weeks on the basic principles and methods of epidemiology. An in-depth study of medical statistics with appropriate statistical methods will be integrated with the main epidemiological content. Basic principles of qualitative methods will be explained. Introductory lectures on systematic reviews, health economics and cost-effectiveness are programmed. 
Throughout the course each participant will have the opportunity to work with his/her own data set (or from the organisers if not available) under the guidance of experienced tutors.  Everyone will receive a reader including necessary didactic materials (handouts, power point slides, articles, etc.)

Contact email: global.health.institute@uantwerp.be

Contact phone: +32 3 265 88 16

Link: http://www.uantwerpen.be/en/rg/international-health/short-courses/ebq/