SHORT COURSES IN EPIDEMIOLOGY AND BIOSTATISTICS ANNOUNCEMENT

SHORT COURSES IN EPIDEMIOLOGY AND BIOSTATISTICS OFFERED BY THE
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH,
MAKERERE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES

Introduction

The School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University is offering short courses in Epidemiology and Biostatistics to graduates of various disciplines. This is in response to increasing demand for research and analytical skills at places of work and among post graduate students and researchers. Applications are requested for the following courses:

Specific short courses offered

The courses are; 
a. Applied Biostatistics I,
b. Applied Biostatistics II-Logistic regression,
c. Principles and Practice of Epidemiology and
d. Clinical and Community trials. 

Applied biostatistics I and Principles and Practice of epidemiology will run from 6 July 2015 while Applied Biostatistics II and Clinical and Community trials will run from 20 July 2015. A lot of time on the courses is allocated for on-hands/practical sessions or field work. The deadline for submission of the applications is 30th May 2015 but it is better to apply early.

The cost of each course is US$300 or Ug Shs 750,000 for Ugandans and US$ 400 for nonUgandans.
The fee covers reading materials, stationary, lunch, bag, tea and water.

For application forms and more details please visit the website at:

http://www.musph.ac.ug/index.php/study/navigations/short-courses?layout=...

or
contact the following at the school of public health:
course administrator, Ms Max Walusimbi,
email: mwalusimbi@musph.ac.ug,
tel: +256-772-449555,

or
Deputy Coordinator, Dr Victoria Nankabirwa, 
email: vnankabirwa@musph.ac,ug,
tel:+256-755-757-460

or
the coordinator, Assoc Prof Nazarius Mbona Tumwesigye,
email: naz@musph.ac.ug
tel:+256-782-447771