27th INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY

5th GERMAN COLLABORATIVE SUMMER SCHOOL IN EPIDEMIOLOGY

AT ULM UNIVERSITY, GERMANY

In cooperation with the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
and
the International Graduate School in Molecular Medicine Ulm at Ulm University, Germany
and
the German Society for Epidemiology (DGEpi)

Date:   July 18 - July 22, 2016
    Monday-Thursday:
    09.00 am - 12.15 am
    01.15 pm - 04.30 pm
    Friday:
    09.00 am - 11.00 am
    11.15 am - 01.15 pm
     
Location :   Ulm University / Helmholtzstraße 22 / 89081 Ulm
     
Language:   English
     
Fees:   € 575.- per course (€ 1,150.- for two courses)
    € 400.- for members of the German Epidemiological Association (DGEpi)
(€ 800.- for two courses)
   

€ 275.- for employees of Ulm University and students
(€ 550.- for two courses)

    € 10.- per course material as hardcopy (course materials in electronic form included in course fees)
     
Fellowships:   A limited number of fellowships is available for participants from low income countries.
    Deadline for fellowship applications: April 07, 2016
     
Number of Participants:   Limited to a maximum of 25 participants per course
     
Application:   Please use the enclosed application form
     
Deadline for application:   June 30, 2016
     
     
Program Director:   Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dietrich Rothenbacher, MPH
     
Coordinator at the School of Public Health,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill:
  Prof. Gerardo Heiss, PhD
     
For further information please contact:  

Nicole Kroll
Institute of Epidemiology & Medical Biometry, Ulm University
Helmholtzstraße 22
89081 Ulm

Phone: +49 731 50 31076
Fax: +49 731 50 31069
nicole.kroll(at)uni-ulm.de

 

 

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Courses offered

27th INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY - COURSE OVERVIEW

This International Summer School of Epidemiology is recognized as an element of Continuing Medical Education (CME) activity by the Landesärztekammer Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart, Germany, and has been awarded 23 credit points in category „C“ (with 18 education units) in the last years. Medical Doctors must report these credit points to the “LÄK BW”.

 

Morning sessions (parallel):

Course 1:

  • Survival Analysis Methods for Epidemiologic Studies
    Steve Marshall, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

Course 2:

  • Scientific Writing
    William Miller, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

 

Afternoon sessions (parallel):

Course 3:

  • Introduction to Clinical Research Practice and Methodology
    Laura Loehr, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

Course 4:

  • Cancer Epidemiology
    Hazel Nichols, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

General Information

27th INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY

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Fellowship

27th INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY

 

Acknowledgements

Applicants for a fellowship for the Summer School 2016 need to provide the following information:

    1) Name and address
    2) Curriculum vitae
    3) Current professional activities and responsibilities
    4) List of publications (if available)
    5) Proficiency in English (Certificate of Competence)
    6) Expected benefits for future professional activities
    7) Information about other potential sources of funding
    8) Application form
     

Please send all required information via email to Nicole Kroll: nicole.kroll(at)uni-ulm.de
The deadline for fellowship application is April 07, 2016.

Additionally please be informed about the following:

Each "winner" of a fellowship will receive the sum of 300 euros in cash, and the course/s (max. 2) is/are free.
Additionally we pay for the accommodation (5 nights incl. breakfast). Costs exceeding these 300 euros and accomodation will have to be borne individually.

For further information please contact Nicole Kroll: nicole.kroll(at)uni-ulm.de