9th international Summer School “Developing Behavioural Interventions for Older Adults”

Universität Basel / Institut für Pflegewissenschaft / Institute of Nursing Science
18.08.2014 - 22.08.2014  Biozentrum / Pharmazentrum, Klingelbergstrasse 50 / 70, 4056 Basel, Switzerland
Application Deadline:May 30th 2014
Course Content
Health-related behavioural interventions have great potential for advancing the health and well-being of older adults, their families, and communities. As behavioural interventions are complex, their development and testing is challenging. Through presentations and small group work with internationally recognized experts, participants will delve into the practical strategies and challenges of intervention development and implementation.
Learning objectives, training objectives
This course offers to further develop and advance interventions designed to enhance the health and well-being of older adults, their family members, and/or communities.During the course Participants should actively be developing an intervention idea.
Target Audience
Master graduates and doctoral students, faculty members and researchers from all health care disciplines.
Local Organizer
Institut für Pflegewissenschaft, Universität Basel

Enquiries and Registration:

Registration • Application form (online) • Letter of motivation (500 words) outlining your interest in the summer school • A recent CV (1 page max.) • copy of university degree by email to nursing@unibas.ch
Ms. Brenda Marcus
Evidence-Based Health Care, Summerschool
Type of degree
Master, Doctorate, PHD
Credit Points
2 ECTS - Points
CHF 1.350,00
(normal fee: 1350 CHF, external PhD Students 850 CHF (To qualify for the PhD fee, applicants are required to include in their application documents a letter from their supervisor stating their actual position as a doctoral or postdoctoral student)
Number of participants (max.)
Organizer contact info
Bernoullistrasse 28
4056 Basel
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