Courses

INTERMEDIATE PROGRAM DESIGN

Workshop 1 (2 Weeks)

  • Surveillance systems, including evaluation
  • Principles of data analysis
  • Data interpretation
  • Outbreak investigation
  • Epi Info Part 1
  • Group Project, Introduction

Field Work 1

  • Description, evaluation of surveillance system
  • Analysis of surveillance data
  • Outbreak investigation as available

Workshop 2 (2 Weeks )

  • Presentation of field projects
  • Observational studies, esp. cross-sectional
  • Questionnaire design
  • Sampling and sample size
  • Epi Info Part 2
  • Training, Mentoring
  • Group Project – development of protocol

Field Work 2

  • Surveillance data analysis (continued)
  • Pilot-test Group Project questionnaire
  • Outbreak investigation  as available

Workshop 3 (1 week)

  • Public health communication
  • Technical report writing
  • Group project implementation review

Field Work 3

  • Group Project data collection
  • Surveillance data analysis (continued)
  • Outbreak investigation  as available

Workshop  4 (5-7 days)

  • Clean, analyze Group Project data
  • Begin developing Project report

Field Work 4

  • Finish analyzing data
  • Write report

Workshop 5

  • How to give an oral presentation (including videotaping, feedback)
  • Individual oral presentations on field project topic of choice or Group Project
  • Closing ceremony

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FRONTLINE PROGRAM DESIGN

Workshop 1 (Week 1)

  • Disease
  • Monitoring & evaluation
  • Descriptive epidemiology

Field Projects (Weeks 2-6 1/2)

  • Data analysis & quality audit
  • Brief surveillance summary report

Workshop 2 (Weeks 6 1/2-7 1/2)

  • Present results
  • Outbreak investigation & response
  • Lab collection & transport
  • Problem analysis
  • Communication

Field Projects (Weeks 7 1/2-11)

  • Case reporting
  • Outbreak reporting
  • Expanded surveillance summary reporting
  • Surveillance quality problem analysis

Workshop 3 (Week 12)

  • Present results
  • Completion ceremony

 

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