INTERNATIONAL SUMMERSCHOOL INFECTIOUS DISEASE EPIDEMIOLOGY

August 19 – September 06, 2017

in Iran

Five Places For European Participants Available

Introduction

IDEE (Iranisch-Deutsches Epidemiologie Engagement) is a German-Iranian initiative to strengthen international cooperation in Field Epidemiology Training Programme (FETP) and public health. In line with this initiative, a three-week summer school at the School of Public Health of Tehran University of Medical Science (TUMS) will be conducted with faculty members of both TUMS and three German institutes, namely Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, the University Clinics Hamburg-Eppendorf, and the University of Applied Sciences, Hamburg).

The first two weeks will be held on the campus of TUMS in Tehran. The last week will take place in Akanlu near Hamadan. Accomodation will be provided by TUMS.

Programme Objectives

  • To provide basic understanding and training regarding control of infectious diseases and prevention with the aim of responding to emerging and current public health threats;
  • To intens