THE VETERINARY EPIDEMIOLOGY UNIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF REPRODUCTION, OBSTETRICS AND HERD HEALTH OF THE FACULTY OF VETERINARY MEDICINE, GHENT UNIVERSITY,
6TH BASIC SUMMER COURSE ON VETERINARY EPIDEMIOLOGY
17-28 SEPTEMBER 2012
INTRODUCTION AND AIMS
Epidemiology in veterinary medicine is becoming increasingly important for many people active in veterinary practice, research, consultancy and organization and regulation of animal production.
The aim of this summer course is to make all participants familiar with the key aspects of veterinary epidemiology in a practical and applied manner. Upon completion of this course all participants should be familiar with all basic concepts of veterinary epidemiology, be capable of critically reading and understanding scientific literature and performing basic statistical and epidemiological analyses. Moreover the participants should be ready to design surveillance, analytical or clinical studies and to critically analyze the results. Furthermore the participants will be introduced to several aspects of more advanced epidemiological tools.
The course will be organized as a two week summer course (17-28 September 2012) consisting of 10 course days. Every day will be filled with a mixture of theoretical training and practical applications. At the end of the course there will be the possibility to participate in a "take-home" exam.
The course will be thought by not less than 8 different experienced lecturers with ample theoretical and practical knowledge.
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