Women's Health [EP19]

Course highlights

ECTS

0.9

Months

January

Course days

Monday to Wednesday (full days)

Faculty

Maryam Kavousi, MD, PhD, Jeanine Roeters van Lennep, MD, PhD, Hans Duvekot, MD, PhD, Prof. Oscar Franco, MD, PhD, and invited speakers

Course fee

€ 610

Location

Erasmus MC, Rotterdam NL

Level

Intermediate

Disciplines

  • Epidemiology

Application

How to apply

Detailed information about this course:

Description

The department of Epidemiology, in collaboration with the department of Internal Medicine at Erasmus University Medical Center, offers medical and health professionals a comprehensive course in Women's Health. This course brings together experts in women's health from a multitude of disciplines and provides participants with resources that will assist them in broadening and strengthening clinical care and research programs that are aimed at improving women's health and well-being. The course will focus on the critical issues that affect women's health throughout the life cycle.

Our main purpose is to provide participants interested in improving women’s health and well-being with essential knowledge and principle skills from several disciplines.

For NIHES Master students, this is a 3-day elective course. For people who attend this course as a short course, it is also possible to attend 1, 2 or 3 days of this course, as part a, b and c. Topics for each course day is to be announced:

Women’s Health: day 1 (EP19a)
Women’s Health: day 2 (EP19b)
Women’s Health: day 3 (EP19c)

The number of ECTS per day is 0.3 ECTS and the course fee per day is €210.00.

http://www.nihes.com/womens-health/

This year we have not requested for accreditation of the various associations for medical doctors.

Objectives

At the end of the course, participants will have developed:
- An understanding of the multiple determinants of women's health.
- An ability to identify the critical issues affecting women's health throughout the life cycle.
-Perspectives on advancing women’s health in primary and secondary health care settings.

Participant profile

This course is aimed at motivated general practitioners, gynecologists, cardiologists, internists, oncologists, neurologists, psychologists, nurses, epidemiologists, and public health scientists wishing to expand their knowledge and become leaders in women’s health.For NIHES Master students, this is a 3-day elective course. For people who attend Women's Health as a short course, it is also possible to attend 1, 2 or 3 days of the course.

Assessment

Attendance, Written exam


Reduction on fees

50% reduction on our fees for participating institutes of NIHES

This 50% reduction is offered to participants appointed at the departments or sections participating in NIHES.

University Medical Center Rotterdam/Erasmus University Rotterdam:

  • Department of Epidemiology
  • Department of Public Health
  • Department of Psychiatry, Section of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy
  • Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry/Psychology
  • Department of Health Policy and Management
  • Department of Medical Informatics
  • Department of General Practice

50% reduction on our fees for NIHES affiliated partners

This 50% reduction is offered to participants appointed at the following NIHES affiliated partners:

University Medical Center Rotterdam/Erasmus University Rotterdam, departments of:

  • Dermatology
  • Paediatrics
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Rehabilitation Medicine

Institute of Medical Education Research Rotterdam (iMERR)

Netherlands Cancer Institute/Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital

  • Department of Cancer Epidemiology

25% reduction on our fees for partner institutes of NIHES

For participants appointed at the following departments, institutes:

  • Departments of Erasmus MC (except the departments mentioned above)
  • Addiction Research Institute (IVO)
  • Integraal Kankercentrum Zuid (IKZ)
  • Pallas Health Research and Consultancy
  • Municipal Health Service Amsterdam (GGD Amsterdam)
  • Municipal Health Service Rotterdam (GGD Rotterdam)

25% reduction for all (international) PhD students
Please state your tutor’s name and email address on the application form (remarks field).