Summer Course - Assessing Public Health in Emergency Situations APHES 2018
Provide health professionals with the public health knowledge and epidemiological tools to assess the health impacts of disasters and conflicts on affected communities.
HOW THE COURSE WILL BE RUN
Face-to-face classes will be given by international experts with extensive experience in humanitarian settings. These will be complemented by exercise sessions where the concepts taught will be put into practice.
Case-studies will be presented and simulation exercises will be held under the supervision and guidance of international experts. This will allow the students to put the knowledge acquired during the theoretical classes into practice.
Evaluation will be based on a written exam. A university certificate will be awarded to students who successfully complete the course.
This course is open to middle career professionals with training in public health, medicine, emergency response or related topics are required. Experience in the humanitarian and emergency management sectors is desired.
We strive to have a diversified group of participants, balancing gender, organizational and geographical representation. Participant selection is based on the candidate’s profiles, examined through the application form and based on the requirement mentioned above.
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Register on the APHES website: http://www.aphes.be/Registration
ALL APPLICANTS will be informed about the decision by June 15, 2018.