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Use of ICT Tools in Epidemiology Course


Use of ICT Tools in Epidemiology Course, Mombasa, Kenya
Training or Development Class Title
Use of ICT Tools in Epidemiology Course
Event Type
Training or Development Class
Training or Development Class Date
25-06-2018 to 29-06-2018
Last Date for Applying
18-06-2018
Location
Mombasa, Kenya

Publish / Maintain / Marketing / Hosted By
Organize and Presented By
Indepth Research Services
Organizing/Related Departments
ICT
Organization Type
Organization
Training or Development Class Category
Both (Technical & Non Technical)
Training or Development Class Level
International
Related Industries

Education/Teaching/Training/Development

Information Technology

Medical/Healthcare/Hospital

Location
Mombasa, Kenya

Event: Use of ICT Tools in Epidemiology Course

Venue: Indepth Research Services, Mombasa, Kenya

Event Date: 25th – 29th June 2018

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INTRODUCTION

This five-day course is aimed at strengthening participants’ knowledge and skills related to the use of software applications to investigate communicable disease outbreaks.

DURATION

5 days.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is open to all researchers and health practitioners with interest in the application of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) within healthcare.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the end of the course, the participants should be able to;

  • To create an electronic entry form from a paper questionnaire
  • To enter merge, validate and clean data, manage datasets
  • To create epidemic curves and work with dates and times in Epidata or Excel
  • To map epidemiological data
  • To calculate study power and sample size for various study designs
  • To randomly select controls
  • To carry out analysis for cohort and case-control studies, including stratified and multivariable analysis
  • To produce a report of the outbreak study, interpreting results of the various analyses.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

  • Introduction to outbreak investigation, cohort and case-control studies
  • Creation of a questionnaire
  • Data entry and validation using EpiData
  • Descriptive analysis of epidemiological data using Excel/Stata
  • Time series analysis; epidemic curve using Excel/Stata
  • Analysis of place characteristics; mapping of cases using QGIS
  • Bivariate analysis of epidemiological data using Stata

Visit our website for more details.

How to participate

  • Tailor make your course.  
  • Register as an individual.
  • Register as a group.
  • Become one of our partners.
  • Purchase software’s
  • Frequently asked Questions (FAQ’s)

 

 

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For any registration of 3 or more participants, we offer a discount of up to 25%.

Click here now to register

 

For further inquiries email outreach@indepthresearch.org or contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817,

+254 731240802

 

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer Email:outreach@indepthresearch.org. Mob: +254 715 077 817

 

PAYMENT

Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B.18th June 2018

Send proof of payment to outreach@indepthresearch.org

 

 

 

Registration Fees
Available
Registration Fees Details
1100 USD
Registration Ways
Email
Phone
Website
Address/Venue
Indepth Research Services, Mombasa, Kenya  Pin/Zip Code : 00101
Official Email ID
outreach@indepthresearch.org
Contact
Indepth Research Services

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outreach@indepthresearch.org

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