Dear Ladies and Gentlemen!

A year goes by and we would like to thank you for your interest.

We are delighted to present you also in the next years up to date career offerings and educational events.

We wish you a Christmas season filled with joy and peace and a Happy New Year 2013!

Warm regards,

Gerhard Polak and the GI-editorial team

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GI-MAIL 12/2012:


Erasmus Winter Programme 2013

25th February to 15th March 2013, Rotterdam, Niederlande

What are you doing this winter?

If you’re a student, researcher, executive or advisor in the health sciences, how about some à la carte research training in medicine and health?

The Erasmus Winter Programme emphasizes the understanding of principles and methods of clinical research. The programme focuses on the basics common to all research in clinical medicine.

In addition, the programme provides courses for those particularly interested in clinical trials, in drug safety research, and in decision making in clinical medicine. It also includes various courses in biostatistics. Courses are taught by leading international experts in the health sciences.

At NIHES, we’re proud to help you achieve your highest ambitions. We look forward to welcoming you this winter.

Check out the complete programme here.

Find more information about the online application here.


10th Annual World Health Care Congress (WHCC)

8th to 10th April 2013, National Harbor, Maryland, USA

The 10th Annual World Health Care Congress (WHCC) is committed to improving global health care by bringing together business, political, and academic leaders to actively share information and collaborate to improve the overall quality and cost of health delivery in the US and throughout the world.

WHCC is where decisions are made, deals are drawn up, strategies are planned and ideas become reality. Having a seat at the table has never been more important, and the WHCC provides the most influential, interactive, and transactional table in health care.

For more information and registration please click here.

15. Düsseldorf International Endoscopy Symposium

31st January to 2nd February 2013, Düsseldorf, Germany

Learning objectives

  • Evaluate recent advances in endoscopy; assess their clinical utility and level of evidence
  • Apply new endoscopic techniques, instruments and accessories; compare them with traditional methods and devices
  • Choose the optimal endoscopic approach for specific case management
  • Manage failed interventions and complications
  • Recognize the importance of an interdisciplinary approach
Find the detailied programme of the Endoscopy Symposium here.
Please use the online-registration.

More educational events

Find further courses, postgraduate studies and conferences on the Education Database »medicine & health«.

Read all educational opportunities and scientific articles from »medicine & health 2012« on


The Global Health Programme

The Global Health Programme (GHP) at the Graduate Institute, established in spring 2008, is unique in Europe as a research programme, integrated into an institute of international relations and development. It focuses on combining the practice and analysis of global health at the interface of health with foreign policy, trade, and development.

Find more about the Global Health Programme and the Graduate Institute Geneva online.

An appeal to public health schools to introduce master programmes in public health and human security

Training Health Professionals for the Management of Complex Emergencies

By Pierre Perrin

Complex emergencies are characterised by the impact of armed violence on people and entire populations requiring humanitarian action by the international community. Such action is most frequently taken in situations in which the security of both the conflict’s victims and the humanitarian actors is at risk…read more.

Download Pierre Perrins Article from »medicine & health 2012«.

Find more scientific articles about international health and humanitarian assistance.


Personal Job Consulting and Placement

Are you looking for a job in the medical field?

Write us an e-mail to, we will be happy to assist you!

If you need, we can send you a CV-template form to fill in.

Wishing you a Christmas season filled with joy and peace
the GI-editorial team

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