Past SSPH+ PhD Courses 2018

2018
16 – 20 July 2018 Observational epidemiology workshop: advanced methods for data and exposure-response analysis
(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
04 – 06 July 2018 Introduction into multilevel modelling 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
20 – 21 June 2018 Basic of Ethics in Health Sciences Research
(General Courses and Soft Skills)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Dr. Verina Wild, Institute for Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine, University of Zurich and Faculty of Philosophy, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, et al.
at University of Bern
14 – 16 May 2018 Systematic_Reviews and Meta-Analysis: A Practical Approach
(Epidemiology / General Courses and Soft Skills)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Matthias Egger
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern
12 – 13 April 2018 Urbanization and Health in Climate Change Context
(General Courses and Soft Skills)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Prof. Jean Simos
Dr. Nicola Cantoreggi, Institute of Global Health, University of Geneva, CH
Dr. Oumar Cissé,
African Institute of Urban Management (IAGU), Daka, SEN
12 – 13 April 2018 Urbanization and Health in Climate Change Context
(Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Prof. Jean Simos
Dr. Nicola Cantoreggi, Institute of Global Health, University of Geneva, CH
Dr. Oumar Cissé,
African Institute of Urban Management (IAGU), Daka, SEN
12 – 13 April 2018 Anthropology in and of Global Health
(Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Dr. Gonçalves Martin Johanna,
Institute of Area and Global Studies, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Prof. Vinh-Kim Nguyen, Graduate Studies Institute
12 – 13 April 2018 International Development Approaches to Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E): Applications by Geneva International Agencies
(Health System Research)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Dejan Loncar,
Senior M&E Specialists, Institute of Global Health and various UN agencies and International Organizations (e.g. WHO, TGF), Geneva
12 – 13 April 2018 Drugs, Health and Human Rights
(Health System Research)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Prof. Barbara Broers, Head of Unit for Dependencies, Department of Community Health and Primary Care, Geneva  University Hospitals            Jennifer Hasselgård-Rowe, PhD,Institute of Global Health, UNIGE
09 – 10 April 2018 International Development Approaches to Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E): Applications by Geneva International Agencies
(Health System Research)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Dejan Loncar,
Senior M&E Specialists, Institute of Global Health and various UN agencies and International Organizations (e.g. WHO, TGF), Geneva
09 – 10 April 2018 Are we ready for the next emerging pandemic? Opportunities and challenges in the Digital Age
(Health System Research)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Dr. Rafael Ruiz de Castaneda
Dr. Isabelle Bolon, Institute of Global Health, UNIGE
09 – 10 April 2018 The Global fight against cancer. Where are we with big breakthrough? How do we tackle it with epidemiology?
(Epidemiology)
Spring School of Global Health, Geneva
Dr. Elisabetta Rapiti
Robin Schaffar,
Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute of Global Health, UNIGE
15 – 16 March 2018 Workshop: Psychometric Theory
(General Courses and Soft Skills)
PhD Program in Health Sciences
Prof. Patrick Shrout, NYU,
at University of Lucerne
05 – 07 March 2018 Writing a Journal Article … and Getting it Published
(General Courses and Soft Skills)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Claudia Kuehni,
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern
05 – 07 February 2018 Qualitative Health Research: Advanced Module
(Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Brigit Obrist,
Institute of Social Anthropology, University of Basel and Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel
01 – 02 February 2018 Qualitative Health Research: Introductory Module
(Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research / General Courses and Soft Skills)
SSPH+ PhD Course
Prof. Brigit Obrist,
Institute of Social Anthropology, University of Basel and Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel
29 January – 02 February 2018 Empirical Policy Evaluation in Health
(Health System Research)
Lucerne
Maarten Lindeboom
Bas van der Klaauw
18 – 20 January 2018 Causal inference in observational epidemiology
(Epidemiology)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. Miguel Hernan
Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston
Prof. Marcel Zwahlen
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern
18 – 20 January 2018 Systematic reviews and meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy studies
(Epidemiology)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Dr. Anne Rutjes
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern
Dr. Yemisi Takwoingi
Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham
18 – 20 January 2018 Prognostic Research: From Basics to Modelling
(Epidemiology)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. Margaret May
University of Bristol
Prof. Matthias Egger
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern
15 – 17 January 2018 Statistical analysis with missing data using multiple imputation and inverse probability weighting
(Epidemiology)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. James Carpenter
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London
Prof. Marcel Zwahlen
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern
15 – 17 January 2018 Assessing Bias in Randomized and Non-Randomized Studies: New Approaches, New Tools
(Epidemiology)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. Jonathan Sterne
School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol
Prof. Julian Higgins
School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol
15 – 17 January 2018 Parametric Competing Risks and Multi-state models
(Epidemiology)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. Paul Lambert University of Leicester and Kaorlinska Institutet
Dr. Michael Crowther
Biostatistics Research Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester
15 – 17 January 2018 Advanced methods in (Network) Meta-Analysis – A Practical Course in R
(Epidemiology)
Swiss Epidemiology Winter School, Wengen
Prof. Georgia Salanti
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern
Dr. Guido Schwarzer
Institute for Medical Biometry and Statistics IMBI, University of Freiburg