SHORT COURSES IN EPIDEMIOLOGY AND BIOSTATISTICS OFFERED BY THE SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH,MAKEREREUNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
The School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University is offering short courses in Epidemiology and Biostatistics to graduates of various disciplines. This is in response to increasing demand for research and analytical skills at places of work and among post graduate students and researchers.
Specific short courses offered
The courses are;
a.Applied Biostatistics I,
b.Applied Biostatistics II-Logistic regression,
c.Principles and Practice of Epidemiology and
d.Clinical and Community trials.
Applied biostatistics I and Principles and Practice of epidemiology will run from 8th to 19th July 2013 while Applied Biostatistics II and Clinical and Community trials will run from 22nd July to 2nd August 2013. Over 50% of the time will be spent on practical sessions. The deadline for submission of the applications is Friday 10th June 2013. The cost of each course is US$220 or Ug Shs 550,000 for Ugandans and US$ 330 for non-Ugandans. The fee covers reading materials, stationary and lunch.
For application forms and more details please Click here or contact the following at the school of public health:
Course administrator, Ms Max Walusimbi, email
, tel 0772-449555 or the coordinator Dr Nazarius Mbona Tumwesigye, email