Assessing Public Health in Emergency Situations (APHES)

Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) / Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED)
05.07.2010 - 16.07.2010  Brussels, Belgium
Course Content
To familiarize professionals with epidemiological techniques to determine impacts of disasters and conflicts.
Learning objectives, training objectives
To introduce participants to the methods and tools of epidemiology in the context of humanitarian emergencies and cover the differents uses of quantitative tools for the assessment of health needs in populations affected by catastrophic events.
Target Audience
Health professionals
Experience in the humanitarian and emergency management sectors, fluency in English
Local Organizer
Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters - Université catholique de Louvain
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Enquiries and Registration:

Ms. Bernadette Dubus
Epidemiology and Disease Control, Humanitarian Assistance - Complex Emergencies, Public Health
Credit Points
10 ECTS - Points
EUR 1.500,00
Organizer contact info
30 Clos Chapelle-aux-Champs, Bte 30.15
1200 Brussels
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