European Public Health Week 2021 – Joining Forces for Healthier Populations

1. März 2021 at 12:37

17th to 21st May, 2021, online. The European Public Health Week (EUPHW) aims to: Make the case for public health and a more inclusive society across Europe Raise awareness and amplify existing messages on five specific public health themes, in line with key organisations at European level Create trust and innovative ways […]

Health at a Glance 2020 – Part 3: Overview of Health Indicators

4. Februar 2021 at 11:57

This chapter describes the health status of EU citizens, including trends in life expectancy, the main causes of death, health inequalities, the occurrence of communicable and chronic diseases, and mental health issues. It shows modifiable risk factors to health, including smoking, alcohol consumption, illicit drug use, unhealthy nutrition, lack of physical […]

Doktoratsstudium (Dr.phil/ PhDr) in Gesundheitswissenschaften/ Public Health

28. Januar 2021 at 11:52
Qualymed Akademie

Beginn Oktober 2021, Bratislava, Slowakei und Wien, Österreich. Die St. Elisabeth Universität Bratislava (Sv. Alzbety) bietet in Kooperation mit Qualymed Akademie, 1010 Wien, einen Doktoratsabschluss im Bereich Public Health an. Das Studium ist für Personen gedacht, die entsprechende Vorstudien im Bereich Medizin/Pflege/Health Administration/Public Health/ Gesundheitswissenschaften mitbringen oder in diesem Berufsfeld tätig sind. Voraussetzung für die Inskription […]

Health at a Glance 2020: Public Health Issues Part 2
Air Pollution and Its Impact on Health in Europe

20. Januar 2021 at 13:26

This chapter reviews the health and welfare impacts of air pollution in Europe. Although air pollution has decreased in most European countries over the past two decades, it remains above WHO guidelines in most countries, particularly in some large Central and Eastern European cities. This has serious consequences on people’s […]

Health at a Glance 2020: Public Health Issues Part 1
How resilient have European health systems been to the COVID‑19 crisis?

28. Dezember 2020 at 14:55
Health at a Glance 2020

This contribution provides an initial assessment of the impact of COVID‑19 and theresilience of European health systems to the pandemic, bearing in mind that thepandemic is ongoing and so any definitive assessment would be premature. Since late 2019, the COVID‑19 outbreak has spread to become the most serious pandemic in […]

Doktoratsstudium (Dr.phil/ PhDr) in Gesundheitswissenschaften/ Public Health

3. Juni 2020 at 10:29
Qualymed Akademie

Beginn Oktober 2020, Bratislava, Slowakei und Wien, Österreich. Die St. Elisabeth Universität Bratislava (Sv. Alzbety) bietet in Kooperation mit Qualymed Akademie, 1010 Wien, einen Doktoratsabschluss im Bereich Public Health an. Das Studium ist für Personen gedacht, die entsprechende Vorstudien im Bereich Medizin/Pflege/Health Administration/Public Health/ Gesundheitswissenschaften mitbringen oder in diesem Berufsfeld tätig sind. Voraussetzung für die Inskription […]

HSR 2020: Re-imagining Health Systems for Better Health and Social Justice

26. Mai 2020 at 10:14
HSR 2020

8th to 12th November 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Ten years on from the First Global Symposium on Health Systems Research, health systems around the world are still far from achieving the Sustainable Development Goal to “Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages”. They remain predominantly […]

Online-Kurs: 2019-nCoV – Aktueller Stand: virologisch, epidemiologisch, klinisch

30. März 2020 at 09:35
Klinik Favoriten – Kaiser Franz Josef Spital

Jederzeit, Online-Kurs. Dr. Christoph Wenisch (Klinik Favoriten – Kaiser Franz Josef Spital, Wien) präsentiert in seinem Vortrag zum Thema „Coronaviruserkrankung“ (COVID-19) Information zum Virus, der Epidemiologie und der Behandlung in der Klinik. Es wird auch ein Webinar mit Fragebogen sowie eine Selbstüberprüfung mittels Quiz geboten. Veröffentlicht in GI-Mail 04/2020 (Deutsche […]

Public Health Training in The Netherlands: Meeting the Dutch Social Medicine Residents

8. Oktober 2019 at 09:32

by Lilian van der Ven, MD, Amsterdam UMC In the Netherlands, a physician who has passed the final examinations in medicine can pursue training in an area of medical specialization. There are four types of specialist training: General Practitioner: 3 years; Specialist: 4-6 years; Public Health Specialist: 2.5-4 years and Nursing Home […]

World Food Day: Building a Zero Hunger Generation

4. Oktober 2019 at 08:35

16th October 2019, worldwide. On 16th October millions of people around the world will gather at marathons, exhibitions, concerts and marches to observe World Food Day. Initiated by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) it is one of the most celebrated days of the UN calendar. […]