Using Research for Better Practice in International Health

Ruprecht-Karls Universität Heidelberg Universitätsklinikum / Institute of Public Health
17.05.2010 - 30.05.2010  Heidelberg
Course Content
Building on basic knowledge of qualitative and quantitative research methods, the course aims to equip students with the skills to systematically assess and critically appraise existing information (literature, reports, websites, databases) as evidence, then to communicate and translate such evidence into improved policy and practice. It aims to bridge the gap between research and practice in both directions and thus contribute to an evidence based practice.
Target Audience
Public health practitioners, medical doctors, nurses, policy makers, programme/project planners, managers, paramedical staff, social scientists, educators
English proficiency
University of Heidelberg; tropEd
Local Organizer
Short Courses in International Health Programme
Registration deadline:none - first come, first serve; please keep in mind the time you need for travel and visa arrangements

Enquiries and Registration:

Ms. Natascha Petersen
Development Cooperation - Advanced Training, Public Health
Credit Points
3 ECTS - Points
EUR 1.500,00
Organizer contact info
Im Neuenheimer Feld 324
69120 Heidelberg
"Going International promotes access to education and training for all regardless of social, geographic and national borders."

European Health Forum GasteinÖsterreichische Akademie der ÄrzteÄrztekammer für WienHilfswerk AustriaSwiss Tropical and Public Health InstituteEuropean Public Health Association (EUPHA)Ärzte der WeltFFG - 7. EU-Rahmenprogramm