5 Days Training Programme on Basic Epidemiology and Bio-Statistics


Dates: 24-28th September, 2018 Timing: 10 AM to 5.30 PM

Venue: Department of Epidemiology, Bidhan Nagar Campus, Block-JC, Sector-III, Salt Lake City, Kolkata 700106, Ph. No. – (+91 33) 2335 9533

Eligibility: The course is meant for Post Graduate Medical /Nursing degree and diploma students.

Course Content: Introduction to Epidemiology and Bio-statistics; Tools for measurement in Epidemiology; Measures of Disease frequency – morbidity and mortality; Epidemiological study designs; Cross-sectional study, Case Control study, Cohort study, Experimental study; Bias in Epidemiological studies and confounding; Association and causation; Disease surveillance; Screening test; Investigation of Epidemic; Measures of central tendency; Measures of dispersion;  Sampling technique and sample size estimation; Tests of significance; Statistical and Epidemiological Exercises.

Course fee: There is no course fee.

Accommodation may be provided to the participants on payment basis as per institute rates specified in the website of the institute.

Working lunch and snacks will be provided during the workshop.

TA/DA will not be provided.

The closing date of applications is 24th August, 2018.  

Applications will be accepted purely on first come first serve basis. Total Participants in a batch is 20.

Confirmation will be sent through e-mail by 7th September, 2018.

Course Co-ordinator: Dr. Dipak Pal, Mobile No. : (+91) 9433187734 Director-Professor, Dept. of Epidemiology Email:  aiihph.epidemiology@gmail.com All India Institute of Hygiene & Public Health Bidhan Nagar Campus, Block-JC, Sector-III, Salt Lake City, Kolkata 700106 Phone no. : (+91 33) 2335 9835 Applications are preferred through E Mail:  aiihph.epidemiology@gmail.com For Application Form, Please Click:        Word            PDF