Winter School in Clinical Epidemiology 2019

Early booking deadline: 31 October 2018

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce our
 

5-Day Certified Course “Winter School in Clinical Epidemiology”,
January 21-25, 2019


to be held in Hall in Tirol, Austria.

 

Course Directors:

Albert Hofman, MD, PhD Stephen B. Kay Family Professor of Public Health and Clinical Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)

Uwe Siebert, MD, MPH, MSc, ScD Professor of Public Health (UMIT), Adjunct Professor of Health Policy and Management (Harvard University), Chair, Dept. of Public Health, Health Services Research and Health Technology Assessment, UMIT – University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Hall i.T., Austria

Ursula Rochau, MD, MSc Assistant Professor, Dept. of Public Health, Health Services Research and Health Technology Assessment, UMIT – University for Health Sciences,
Medical Informatics and Technology, Hall i.T., Austria

The Winter School in Clinical Epidemiology will give you a comprehensive overview of epidemiologic principles and methods to problems encountered in public health and clinical medicine. It provides important information for clinicians and health policy makers in order to identify risk factors for diseases and to determine optimal preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for individuals and populations.

The course combines lectures, discussions and case study group work within its 5 days. Main lecturer of this course will be Prof. Albert Hofman, Professor of Public Health and Clinical Epidemiology (Harvard University).

The Program covers the following subjects:
 

• Public health areas and methodological approaches
• Key epidemiological concepts
• Determinants of disease, disease risk
• Prognosis studies, retrospective studies
• Treatment efficacy, clinical trials
Treatment safety
• Diagnosis and decision analysis in public health and medicine


Online booking for this course is available via www.umit.at/htads/
Group Registrations - Save 15%
Alumni/Students - Save 20%


Kind regards,
Prof. Dr. Uwe Siebert, MPH, MSc (HTADS Director)

Ass.-Prof. Ursula Rochau , MD, MSc (Course Director and Coordinator)

Vjollca Qerimi Rushaj, MPharm (Course Co-Coordinator)

This course is part of the International HTADS Continuing Education Program developed by the Institute of Public Health, Medical Decision Making and Health Technology Assessment,
Department of Public Health and Health Technology Assessment (Chair: Prof. Dr. Uwe Siebert) at UMIT. The HTADS Program was designed to provide excellent quality education and comprehensive training in the key issues of Health Technology Assessment (HTA) and Decision Sciences (DS) for anyone in the health sector.

Detailed information about our courses and study programs is available at www.umit.at/htads, via e-mail htads-epi@umit.at or by phone +43 (0)50 8648-4022.

 

 


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