HIV Laboratory

University of Copenhagen / Copenhagen HIV Programme
07.05.2012 - 17.05.2012  Copenhagen
Continuous enrolment
Contenido de curso
In this 2-week intensive course students will be introduced to working in the laboratory (laboratory designs, safety, regulations), have demonstration of basic diagnostic techniques of viral, bacterial, parasitic and fungal infections, and get hands on experience with common diagnostic techniques. Content: Laboratory rules and regulations;Sample collection techniques;Storage and shipping;Microscopy and culture; ELISA, Western Blot, RIBA; Resistance testing (viruses, bacteria).
Objetivos de formación
Discuss constraints of various laboratory techniques; Discuss the benefits and limitations of diagnostic procedures for HIV and HIV-related infections/diseases; Use correct sampling techniques for common co-infections; Laboratory research.
Doctors, economists, midwives, nurses, psychologists, public health specialists, political scientists and social scientists. Persons with other related educational backgrounds are also invited to submit an application.
A Bachelors or Masters degree in a relevant field (e.g. health sciences, social sciences, etc.) or an equivalent qualification from a recognized higher education institution; At least two years of relevant work experience; Proof of English proficiency; Basic IT/computer Skills
Accredited by the Danish Agency for Accreditation in September 2009.
Organizador local
Copenhagen HIV Programme and Copenhagen School of Global Health
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Atención sanitaria basada en la evidencia, Cuidados especiales, Enfermedades de Transmisión Sexual (ETS), Gestión de calidad, Inmunología y Patología, Medicina basada en la evidencia, Medicina tropical e infectología
Puntos de crédito
2 ECTS - Points
EUR 1.063,00
Cantacto organizador
The Panum Institute, building 21.1 2200 Copenhagen N
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