Assessing public health in emergency situations - APHES 2013

Type:
Training Course
Organizer:
Université Catholique de Louvain, Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters) (UCL)
Date:
01-12 Jul 2013
Location:
Belgium (Brussels )
Venue:
Pavillon des Conférences, 19 Clos Chapelle-aux-Champs

This 2-week course aims to familiarize professionals with epidemiological techniques to determine impacts of disasters and conflicts and assess the needs of affected populations. The course will introduce participants to the methods and tools of epidemiology in the context of humanitarian assistance and cover the different uses of different quantitative tools for the assessment of health needs in populations affected by catastrophic events. The course will be given by international expert with extensive experience in humanitarian settings.


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How to register

Please complete the application form on the website www.aphes.be or contact us at the following address: contact@aphes.be by May 15, 2013

Keywords

Themes:
Health & Health Facilities, Disaster Risk Management
Countries:
Belgium
The United Nations General Assembly requested UNISDR to facilitate the development of a post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction The United Nations General Assembly requested UNISDR to facilitate the development of a post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction.
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