Cardiovascular Epidemiology [EL010]

Course highlights

EC points

0.9

Start date

23-05-2022

End date

25-05-2022

Course days

Monday to Wednesday

Faculty

Maryam Kavousi, MD, PhD, Invited speakers

Course fee

€ 640

Location

Online

Level

Intermediate

Disciplines

  • Epidemiology

Application

How to apply

Detailed information about this course:

Description

Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. The overall objective of the cardiovascular epidemiology course is to produce epidemiologists and other health scientists with the essential knowledge to carry out high quality research in cardiovascular disease.

Objectives

At the conclusion of the course, participants will have developed:

  • An understanding of the nature of cardiovascular disease, its different manifestations, disease burden and temporal trends, and the risk factors;
  • An ability to identify the knowledge gaps in cardiovascular research;
  • Perspectives on advancing prevention of cardiovascular disease in primary and secondary health care settings.

Assessment

Assignment(s)


Reduction on fees

PLEASE NOTE THIS DOES NOT APPLY TO THE RESEARCH MASTERS (120 EC points)

No fees are charged for participation of Erasmus MC PhD candidates

Please note that in case of cancellation or no show, the cancellation policy applies based on the full course fee.

 

25% reduction for all (international) PhD students without formal appointment at Erasmus MC

Upon receipt of your application you will receive a request to upload proof of enrollment as a PhD student.