Past SSPh+ PhD Courses 2016

2016
07 – 10 November 2016 GIS_in Public Health
(Epidemiology / General Courses and Soft Skills)
(basic & advanced)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Dr. Danielle Vienneau, Dr. Kees de Hoogh
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel
17 – 19 October 2016 Multilevel modeling: analysis of clustered data
(Epidemiology / Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research)
(advanced)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Martin Röösli
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel
19 October 2016 Measuring the Quality of Hospital Treatments – Pitfalls and Perspectives
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
PhD Program in Health Sciences, University of Lucerne
Prof. Thomas Mansky, Technical University of Berlin
03 – 07 October 2016 Social sciences in public health
(Social and behavioral Science in Health Research)
(advanced)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Thomas Abel, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern
Prof. Claudine Burton-Jeangros, University of Geneva
05 – 09 September 2016 Observational epidemiology workshop: advanced methods for data and exposure-response analyses
(Epidemiology)
(advanced)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Joel Schwartz, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
Prof. Martin Röösli, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel
01 – 03 September 2016 Leadership via communication
(General courses and soft skills)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Prof. François Lagarde,
Université de Montréal
29 – 31 August 2016 eHealth: Information and communication technology in health
(General courses and soft skills)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Martin Raab, Swiss TPH, University of Basel
Prof. Antoine Geissbuhler, University of Geneva, Gonçalo Castro, Swiss TPH, University of Basel
29 – 31 August 2016 All-inclusive public health leadership – principles and practice
(General courses and soft skills)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Prof. Katarzyna Czabanowska,
University of Maastricht and Krakow
29 – 31 August 2016 Strategic project Management
(General courses and soft skills)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Dr. Axel Hoffmann,
Swiss TPH, University of Basel
Bernadette Peterhans,
Swiss TPH, University of Basel
 

29 August – 03 September 2016

Public mental health: evaluation of programs and policy
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano

Prof. Emiliano Albanese, University of Geneva
Prof. Martin Knapp, London School of Economics and Political Science

29 August – 03 September 2016 Methodology and practical application of economic evaluation in health care
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Professor Michael Drummond, University of York
Marco Barbieri, University of York
Professor Urs Brügger, Winterthur Institute of Health Economics, University of Zurich
29 – 31 August 2016 An introduction to system approaches in health
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Dr. Ligia Paina
Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, Baltimore
29 – 31 August 2016 Bridging the gap between evidence and policy making
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Prof. Andrew Street,
University of York
29 – 31 August 2016 Tackling the challenge of chronic illness from patient/ family and health care organization perspective
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Prof. Sabina DeGeest, University of Basel
Prof. Dunja Nicca,
University of Basel
01 – 03 September 2016 Public health and health services approaches for non-communicable diseases (NDC) prevention and control
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Prof. Pascal Bovet, University of Lausanne, Prof. Kaspar Wyss, Swiss TPH, University of Basel
01 – 03 September 2016 Health Financing Policies, Health System Performance and Obstacles to Universal Health Coverage
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Dr. Fabrizio Tediosi, Swiss TPH, University of Basel
Dr. David B Evans, Swiss TPH, University of Basel Dr. Gabriela Flores, World Health Organization
01 – 03 September 2016 Multisectoral approaches for health: Implications for Policy and Practice
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Ms. Carmel Williams, Government of South Australia
Dr. Eugenio Raul Villar Montesinos, WHO
Mr. Claude Meyer, WHO Dr. Karin Gross, Global Programme Health, SDC, EDA
01 – 03 September 2016 mHealth: Mobile communication for behavior Change
(Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research)
Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics and Management, Lugano
Prof. Suzanne Suggs
Università della Svizzera italiana
31 August – 02 September 2016 Writing a Journal Article… and Getting it Published
(General Courses and Soft Skills)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Nicola Low,
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern
20 – 22 June 2016 The Rasch Measurement Model
(General Courses and Soft Skills)
PhD Program in Health Sciences, University of Lucerne
Prof. David Andrich, Graduate School of Education, University of Western Australia
31 May – 01 June 2016 Basics of Ethics in Health Sciences Research
(General courses and soft skills)
(basic)
SSPH+ PhD and GHS course
Prof. Effy Vayena, Health Ethics and Policy Lab, Institute of Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Prevention, University of Zurich.
Dr. Verina Wild, Institute for Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine, University of Zurich and Faculty of Philosophy, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich
University of Bern
25 – 27 May 2016 Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis: a Practical Approach 
(Epidemiology / General Courses and Soft Skills)
(basic)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Matthias Egger
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern
18 – 22 April 2016 Policy Briefs on the Agenda of the World Health Assembly (WHA) 2016
(Health System Research)
(advanced)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Prof. Antoine Flahault, University of Geneva
Dr. Michaela Told, University of Geneva
18 – 22 April 2016 Health first? Alcohol, Tobacco and Drug Policies: Local and Global Perspectives
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Prof. Barbara Broers, University Hospitals Geneva
Jennifer Hasselgård-Rowe, University of Melbourne and Geneva
18 – 22 April 2016 Understanding Health Inequalities in Modern Societies: From Contemplation to Implementation
(Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research)
(basic and advanced)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Prof. Johannes Siegrist, University of Duesseldorf
Dr. Silvia Stringhini, University Hospital, Lausanne
18 – 22 April 2016 Complex Interventions in Global Mental Health
(Epidemiology)
(basic and advanced)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Prof. Emiliano Albanese, University of Geneva
18 – 22 April 2016 Neglected Tropical Diseases: From Tropical Medicine to Global Health
(Epidemiology)
(basic and advanced)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Prof. François Chappuis, University of Geneva
Dr. Yves Jackson, University of Geneva
04 – 06 April 2016 Nondetects and other types of missing data in observational epidemiologic studies
(Epidemiology)
(advanced)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Martin Röösli
Dr. Jan Hattendorf
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel
09 – 11 March 2016 Writing a Journal Article… and Getting it Published
(General Courses and Soft Skills)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Dr. Kali Tal
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern
03 – 04 March 2016 Causality in Practice
(General Courses and Soft Skills)
(advanced)
PhD Program in Health Sciences, University of Lucerne
Dr. Markus Kalisch,
ETH Zürich
15 – 17  February 2016 Qualitative Health Research: Advanced Module
(Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research)
(advanced)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Brigit Obrist, Institute of Social Anthropology, and Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel
11 – 12 February 2016 Qualitative Health Research: Introductory Module
(Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research / General Courses and Soft Skills)
(basic)
SSPH+ PhD course
Prof. Brigit Obrist, Institute of Social Anthropology, and Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel
09 – 10 February 2016 Introduction to the Statistical Software R
(Epidemiology / General Courses and Soft Skills)
(basic)
SSPH+ PhD course
Dr. Jan Hattendorf
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel
25 – 29 January 2016 Empirical Policy Evaluation in Health
(Health System Research)
(basic and advanced)
PhD Program in Health Sciences, University of Lucerne
Prof. Maarten Lindeboom, VU Amsterdam
Prof. Bas van der Klaauw, VU Amsterdam
University of Lucerne
18 – 20 January 2016 Sequence Analysis in Molecular Epidemiology of Pathogens
(Epidemiology)
(advanced)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Dr. Iñaki Comas
Dr. Leonor Sánchez-Busó
18 – 20 January 2016 Statistical Analysis with Missing Data Using Multiple Imputation and Inverse Probability Weighting
(Epidemiology)
(advanced)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. James Carpenter
Dr. André Moser
18 – 20 January 2016 Epigenetic Epidemiology
(Epidemiology)
(advanced)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. Caroline Relton
Prof. George Davey Smith
18 – 20 January 2016 Epidemiology A.B.C. – where Advanced and Basic epidemiology convene
(Epidemiology)
(basic)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. Emiliano Albanese
Dr. Nadia Elia
18 – 20 January 2016 Mathematical Modeling in Infectious Disease Epidemiology 
(Epidemiology)
(advanced)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
PD Roland Regös
Dr. Christian Althaus
21 – 23 January 2016 Causal Inference in Observational Epidemiology
(Epidemiology)
(advanced)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. Miguel Hernan
Prof. Marcel Zwahlen
21 – 23 January 2016 Systematic Reviews and Meta-analysis of Diagnostic Test Accuracy Studies (Epidemiology)
(advanced)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Dr. Anne W.S. Rutjes
Dr. Yemisi Takwoingi
21 – 23 January 2016 Flexible Parametric Survival Models
(Epidemiology)
(advanced)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. Paul Lambert
21 – 23 January 2016 Practical psychiatric epidemiology in the Global Mental Health era
(Epidemiology)
(advanced)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. Martin Prince
Prof. Emiliano Albanese