Course Program of the Inter-university Graduate Campus (IGC)

Registration for courses 2024 of the SSPH+ Inter-university Graduate Campus (IGC) is here.

Create your own login and password. For code for registration as IGC student, contact awalser@ssphplus.ch.

All courses are planned on site if not indicated differently. The final format is communicated in red as soon as it is decided.

Do not hesitate to register for the waiting list in case the course should be fully booked, there is always a chance to get in (phdph@ssphplus.ch).

You can find course testimonials of participants here and testimonials of alumni about the SSPH+ Inter-university Graduate Campus here.

External participants are welcome to join our courses for limited space. External PhD students, external MD students and Swiss Public Health Doctors in training pay reduced course fees.

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Date Title Speakers Field
26 Feb - 1 March 2024

The Swiss Health System: Key Characteristics and Policy Challenges

basic/intermediate

NEW COURSE

Swiss TPH, Allschwil

Registration is closed

course format: onsite at Swiss TPH, Allschwil

  • Prof. Dr. Kaspar Wyss, PhD, MPH
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
  • Prof. Dr. Luca Crivelli, PhD
    University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI), Department of Business Economics, Health and Social Care
  • Prof. Dr. Carlo De Pietro, PhD
    University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI), Department of Business Economics, Health and Social Care
  • Prof. Dr. Isabelle Peytremann Bridevaux, DSc
    Center for Primary Care and Public Health, unisanté, University of Lausanne
Health Systems Research
07 / 21 March 2024

Teaching, Facilitating and Collaborating in a Hybrid World

basic/intermediate

Allschwil/ Basel

cancelled

  • Dr. Christoph Pimmer, PhD
  • Dr. Barbara M. Bürkin, PhD
  • Dr. Joachim Pelikan, PhD

Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)

General Scientific Skills
11 / 14 March 2024

Basics of Scientific Writing in English: A Structured Method for Organizing and Writing Better, Faster Papers

basic

Swiss TPH, Allschwil

Fully booked, registration for waiting list by e-mail to phdph@ssphplus.ch

course format: online

  • Dr. Kali Tal, PhD
    Medical Library and BIHAM, University of Bern
  • Prof. Dr. med. Julia Bohlius, MD MScPH
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
General Scientific Skills
15 March 2024

Behavioural Health Economics

basic

NEW COURSE

Fully booked, registration for waiting list by e-mail to phdph@ssphplus.ch

course format: 2hour online course for SSPH+ IGC Students only

  • Dr. Sandro Tiziano Stoffel, PhD
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Pharmaceutical Medicine, University of Basel
Health Systems Research
26 March 2024

Cancer Epidemiology: from Description to Prevention

basic

NEW COURSE

course format: 2hour online course for SSPH+ IGC Students only

Register before 26 February 2024

  • Dr. Rose van der Linden, PhD
    Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
Epidemiology
22 - 24 April 2024

Understanding Social Inequalities and Social Problems in Health!

basic

Fribourg

Register before 22 March 2024

  • Dr. Stéphane Cullati, PhD
    Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg

  • Dr. Kristen Jafflin, PhD
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
7 / 8 May 2024

SSPH+ Annual Meeting "FORWARD WITH NEW ENERGIES", including the IGC Students Meeting

Date: 7/8 May 2024

Place: Zurich University of Applied Sciences, ZHAW, Winterthur

Time: from noon to noon

    There will be limited spaces for a 2-day attendance with dinner and accommodation (Those who will attend both days will be given priority)

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    13 - 17 May 2024

    Big Data in Public Health

    basic/intermediate

    Register before 13 April 2024

    • Dr. Vasileios Nittas, PhD
      Epidemiology Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
    • Dr. Oliver Grübner, PhD
      Epidemiology Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
    • Dr. Felix Gille, PhD
      Epidemiology Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
    • Dr. Eva Furrer, PhD
      Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
    • Prof. Dr. Milo Puhan, PhD
      Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
    • Dr. Markus Wolf, Dr. phil.
      Epidemiology Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
    • Prof. Dr. Viktor von Wyl, PhD
      Epidemiology Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
    Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research, Health Systems Research
    22 - 24 May 2024

    Public Health Nutrition

    intermediate

    Lugano

    course format: hybrid, onsite in Lugano or online on zoom

    Register before 22 April 2024

    • Prof. Dr. Pedro Marques-Vidal, MD PhD
      Lausanne University Hospital and University of Lausanne
    • Prof. Dr. Suzanne Suggs, PhD
      Institute of Public Health (IPH) and Institute of Communication and Public Policy (ICPP)
      Università della Svizzera italiana
    • Dr. Patricia Chocano-Bedoya, MD PhD
      Bern Institute of Primary Care (BIHAM), University of Bern
    • Dr. Sabri Bromage, ScD, MPH
      Institute of Nutrition, Mahidol University, Thailand and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, USA
    Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
    3 - 5 June 2024

    Life Course Epidemiology and Public Health

    intermediate

    Fribourg

    Register before 3 May 2024

    • Dr. Cristian Carmeli, PhD
      Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
    • Prof. Dr. Arnaud Chiolero, MD PhD
      Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
      Department of Epidemiology, McGill University, Canada
    • Dr. Emilie Courtin, PhD
      Department of Health Policy, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, United Kingdom
    • Dr. Stéphane Cullati, PhD
      Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg, Department of Readaptation and Geriatrics, University of Geneva
    Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
    5 - 7 June 2024

    Writing and Publishing a Scientific Paper

    intermediate

    Lugano

    Register before 5 May 2024

    • Prof. Dr. Emiliano Albanese, MD, MPH, PhD, FMH
    • Dr. Anne-Linda Camerini, PhD
    • Dr. Maddalena Fiordelli, PhD

      Institute of PublicHealth (IPH), Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI)
    General Scientific Skills
    13 June 2024

    Mining Public Opinion Using Language Models

    basic

    NEW COURSE

    course format: 2hour online course for SSPH+ IGC Students only

    Register before 13 May 2024

    • Dr. Christina Haag, PhD
      Digital & Mobile Health Group, Institute for Implementation Science in Health Care, University of Zürich
    Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
    3 - 5 July 2024

    Introduction into Multilevel Modelling of Clustered Data

    intermediate

    Allschwil/ Basel

    Register before 3 June 2024

    • Prof. Dr. Martin Röösli, PhD
      Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
    Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
    4 - 6 Sep 2024

    Introduction to the Statistical Software R

    basic

    Allschwil/ Basel

    Register before 4 August 2024

    • Dr. Jan Hattendorf, PhD
      Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
    Epidemiology, General Scientific Skills
    16 - 20 Sep 2024

    Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning & Healthcare

    basic/intermediate

    course format: online

    Register before 16 August 2024

    • Dr. Francesca Faraci, PhD
      Bio Signal Processing Specialization Unit, Department of Innovative Technologies, University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI)
    • Dr. Luigi Fiorillo, PhD
      Institute of Digital Technologies for Personalized Healthcare,University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI)
    • Dr. Davide Marzorati, PhD
      Institute of Digital Technologies for Personalized Healthcare,University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland SUPSI
    Epidemiology
    23 - 27 Sep 2024

    Epidemiological Data Analysis Strategy

    intermediate

    Allschwil/ Basel

    Register before 23 August 2024

    • Dr. Fiona Vanobberghen, PhD
      Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)
    • PD Dr. Tracy Glass, PhD
      Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) & University of Basel
    Epidemiology
    30 Sep - 4 Oct 2024

    Epidemiological Concepts, Principals, and Methods: A Practice-oriented Introduction

    basic

    Lausanne

    Register before 30 August 2024

    • Prof. Dr. Irina Guseva Canu, PhD
      Unisanté, department of occupational and environmental health, University of Lausanne
    • Prof. Dr. Sabine Rohrmann, MPH, PhD
      Division of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, University of Zürich
    • Prof. Angèle Gayet-Ageron, MD, PhD
      University Hospitals of Geneva, Clinical Epidemiology Department, University of Geneva
    Epidemiology
    8 Oct 2024

    Introduction to the Global Burden of Disease Project Data and Tools

    basic

    course format: 2hour online course for SSPH+ IGC Students only

    Register before 8 September 2024

    • Dr. Gillian Levine, PhD, MPH
      Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
    Health Systems Research
    14- 18 Oct 2024

    Causal Inference for Population Health Sciences

    advanced

    Allschwil/ Basel

    Register before 14 September 2024

    Students should be familiar with basics of causal interpretation. Students are invited to take one or more of the following IGC courses if possible:

    • PD Dr. Tracy Glass, PhD
      Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
    • Dr. Cristian Carmeli, PhD
      Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
    • Prof. Dr. Martin Huber, PhD
      Chair of Applied Econometrics and Policy Evaluation, University of Fribourg
    Epidemiology
    21 / 24 Oct 2024

    Writing Better, Faster Scientific Papers in English: A Structured Method for Non-native English Speakers

    intermediate/advanced

    course format: online

    Register before 21 September 2024

    • Dr. Kali Tal, PhD
      Medical Library and BIHAM, University of Bern
    • Prof. Dr. med. Julia Bohlius, MD MScPH
      Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
    General Scientific Skills
    28 Oct - 1 Nov 2024

    Introduction to Health Economics

    basic/intermediate

    Lausanne

    Register before 28 September 2024

    • Prof. Joachim Marti, PhD
      Center for Primary Care and Public Health (unisanté), University of Lausanne
    • Dr. Armando N. Meier, PhD
      Center for Primary Care and PublicHealth, (unisanté), University of Lausanne and Swiss National Science Foundation Ambizione Fellow
    Health Systems Research
    6 - 8 Nov 2024

    Qualitative Health Research: BASIC Module: Defining and Developing Qualitative Research in Public Health

    basic

    Lausanne

    Register before 6 October 2024

    • PD Dr. Christina Akre, PhD
      Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), unisanté, University of Lausanne
    • Dr. Yara Barrense-Dias, PhD
      Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, University of Lausanne
    Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
    11 - 15 Nov 2024

    GIS for Public Health

    basic/intermediate

    Basel

    Register before 11 October 2024

    • PD Dr. Danielle Vienneau, PhD
      Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
    • PD Dr. Kees de Hoogh, PhD
      Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
    Epidemiology, General Scientific Skills
    18 - 19 Nov 2024

    Qualitative Health Research: ADVANCED Module: Appraising Qualitative Health Research

    advanced

    Lausanne

    Register before 18 October 2024

    • PD Dr. Christina Akre, PhD
      Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), unisanté, University of Lausanne
    • Dr. Yara Barrense-Dias, PhD
      Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, University of Lausanne


        Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        25 - 29 Nov 2024

        Foundations of Public Health

        basic

        Zurich

        Register before 25 October 2024

        • Prof. Dr. Arnaud Chiolero, MD PhD
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
          Department of Epidemiology, McGill University, Canada
        • Dr. Stéphane Cullati, PhD
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg, Department of Readaptation and Geriatrics, University of Geneva
        • Dr. Kaspar Staub, PhD
          Institute of Evolutionary Medicine, University of Zurich
        • Prof. Dr. Suzanne Suggs, PhD
          Institute of Public Health (IPH) and Institute of Communication and Public Policy (ICPP),
        Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research, Health Systems Research

         

        Terms and conditions

        • Cancellations: For all course cancellations, a cancellation fee of 30.- CHF applies. For cancellations communicated until 4 weeks before the course starts, 100% (minus cancellation fee) will be refunded. For cancellations made less than 4 weeks before the course starts, the course fee cannot be refunded. Cancellations are only possible by email to awalser@ssphplus.ch.
        • SSPH+ reserves the right to cancel or postpone courses. In this case, fees will be refunded in full. SSPH+ will not be held liable for travel or accommodation costs. Make sure you have a travel insurance or book refundable offers. 

        Past Courses

        Date Title Speakers Field
        14 / 17 February 2022

        Create Online Virtual Interactive Discussions – A Short Course on approaches to online teaching

        • Dr. Axel Hoffmann, PhD
          Swiss TPH, Basel
        • Dr. Barabara M. Bürkin, PhD
          Swiss TPH, Basel
        • Dr. Joachim Pelikan, PhD
          Swiss TPH, Basel
        General Courses and Soft Skills
        16 - 18 March 2022

        Forced migration: Sexual and Reproductive Health of Migrant Women

        • Prof. Dr. Eva Cignacco
          Bern University of Applied Sciences, Department of Health Professions
        • Anthony Grand, Lic. Phil.
          Bern University of Applied Sciences, Department of Health Professions
        • Prof. Dr. Ines Kneygaert
          University Gent, Belgium, Department of Public Health and Primary Care
        • Paola Origlia, MSc
          Bern University of Applied Sciences, Department of Health Professions
        • Emma Stirling Cameron, MSc
          Dalhousie University, Canada
        • Milena Wegelin, Lic. Phil.
          Bern University of Applied Sciences, Department of Health Professions
        Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        21 - 23 March 2022

        Writing a Journal Article... and Getting it Published (1)

        • Prof. Claudia Kühni
          Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern
        General Courses and Soft Skills
        11 - 13 April 2022

        Understanding social inequalities and social problems in health!

        • Dr. Stéphane Cullati, PhD
          Population Health Laboratory, University of Fribourg
        • Dr. Kristen Jafflin, PhD
          Swiss TPH, University Basel
        Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        05 - 06 May 2022

        Basics of Ethics in Health Sciences Research

        • Prof. Verina Wild
          Medical Ethics, University of Augsburg
        • Dr. Agomoni Ganguli Mitra
          Mason Institute, University of Edingburgh Law School
        • PD Dr. Sven Trelle
          Clinical Trials Unit CTU, University of Bern
        • Dr. Priya Satalkar
          Marie Curie Fellow, Bioethics Institute Ghent, Ghent University, Belgium
        • Dr. Peter Kleist
          Cantonal Ethics Committee, Zurich
        General Courses and Soft Skills
        16 - 20 May 2022

        Big Data in Public Health

        • Dr. Oliver Grübner
          Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
        • Dr. Eva Furrer
          Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
        • Prof. Milo Puhan
          Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
        • Prof. Viktor von Wyl
          Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
        • PD Dr. Marta Fadda,
          Università della Svizzera Italiana
        Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research, Health Systems Research
        07 - 09 June 2022

        Life Course Epidemiology and Public Health

        • Dr. Cristian Carmeli, PhD
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
        • Prof. Arnaud Chiolero, MD PhD
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
          Department of Epidemiology, McGill University, Canada
        • Dr. Stéphane Cullati, PhD
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
          Department of Readaptation and Geriatrics, University of Geneva
        • Prof. Julia Dratva, MD MPH
          School of Health Professions, Zurich University of Applied Sciences
          Medical Faculty, University Basel
        Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        22 June 2022

        The Swiss health care system in international comparison

        Short online course for IGC students

        • Dr. Judith Lupatsch, PhD
          Institute of Pharmaceutical Medicine, Department of Public Health,
          University of Basel
        Health Systems Research
        29 June - 01 July 2022

        Introduction into multilevel modelling of clustered data

        • Prof. Martin Röösli
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        29 August - 02 September 2022

        Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning & Healthcare

        • Dr. Francesca Faraci, PhD
          BioSignal Processing Specialization Unit,
          Department of Innovative Technologies, University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland SUPSI
        • Luigi Fiorillo, MSc
          Institute of Digital Technologies for Personalized Healthcare,
          University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland SUPSI
        • Angelo Consoli, MSc
          Institute of Information Systems and Networking,
          University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland SUPSI
        Epidemiology
        05 September 2022

        Causal Interpretation in Association Studies: A Critical Review

        • Dr. Jordyn Wallenborn, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology
        07 - 09 September 2022

        Missing data in observational epidemiologic studies including non-detects

        • Prof. Martin Röösli
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (TPH), University of Basel
        • Dr. Jan Hattendorf, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology
        14 - 16 September 2022

        Introduction to the Statistical Software R

        • Dr. Jan Hattendorf, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology, General Courses and Soft Skills
        19 - 23 September 2022

        Fundamental concepts in Epidemiology

        • Prof. Albert Hofman
          Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
        Epidemiology
        26 September 2022

        Fake News and Infection Prevention

        • Alexandra Peters, PhD
          University of Geneva and
          Infection Control Program & WHO
          Collaborating Centre on Patient Safety
          The University of Geneva Hospitals and Faculty of Medicine
        General Courses and Soft Skills
        05 - 07 October 2022

        Writing a Journal Article... and Getting it Published (2)

        • Prof. Nicola Low
          Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern


        General Courses and Soft Skills
        10 - 14 October 2022

        Applied Logistic Regression

        • Prof. Stanley Lemeshow
          Ohio State University
        • PD Dr. Ben Spycher
          Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern
        Epidemiology
        17 - 19 October 2022

        Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis: a Practical Approach

        • Prof. Georgia Salanti
          Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern
        • Prof. Matthias Egger
          Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern
        Epidemiology, General Courses and Soft Skills
        25 October 2022

        Introduction to the Global Burden of Disease Project Data and Tools

        • Gillian Levine, PhD
          Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel


        Health Systems Research
        31 October - 4 November 2022

        Introduction to Health Economics

        • Prof. Joachim Marti, PhD
          Center for Primary Care and Public Health, University of Lausanne
        • Dr. Armando N. Meier, PhD
          Center for Primary Care and Public
          Health, University of Lausanne and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Basel
        Health Systems Research
        07 - 11 November 2022

        GIS for Public Health

        • Dr. Danielle Vienneau, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (TPH), University of Basel
        • Dr. Kees de Hoogh, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology, General Courses and Soft Skills
        14 - 16 November 2022

        Qualitative Health Research: BASIC module: Defining and developing qualitative research in public health

        • Dr. Rose-Anna Foley, PhD
          Haute Ecole de Santé Vaud, Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, Lausanne
        • Dr. Christina Akré, PhD
          Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, Lausanne
        Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        23 - 25 November 2022

        Introduction to Statistical Software Stata and Electronic Data Capture Software REDCap

        • Dr. Adrian Spoerri, PhD
          Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern
        • Dr. Dominik Güntensperger, PhD
          Clinical Trial Unit (CTU), University of Bern
        Epidemiology, General Courses and Soft Skills
        24 - 25 November 2022

        Qualitative Health Research: ADVANCED module: Appraising qualitative health research

        • Dr. Rose-Anna Foley, PhD
          Haute Ecole de Santé Vaud, Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, Lausanne
        • Dr. Christina Akré, PhD
          Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, Lausanne
        Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        28 - 30 November 2022

        Public Health Nutrition

        • Dr. Patricia Chocano-Bedoya, MD PhD
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab),
          University of Fribourg
          Bern Institute of Primary Care (BIHAM), University of Bern
        • Prof. Pedro Marques-Vidal, MD PhD Lausanne University Hospital and University of Lausanne
        • Prof. Suzanne Suggs, PhD
          Institute of Public Health (IPH) and Institute of Communication and Public Policy (ICPP),
          Università della Svizzera italiana
        Epidemiology
        6 - 9 December 2022

        Public health surveillance and population health monitoring (advanced module)

        • PD Valérie Pittet, PhD Department Epidemiology
          and Health Systems, Center for primary medicine and public health (Unisanté),
          University of Lausanne
        • MER Yolanda Mueller, MD PhD
          Department of Family
          Medicine, Center for primary medicine and public health (Unisanté),
          University of Lausanne
        Health Systems Research, Epidemiology
        24 / 27 February 2023

        Basics of Scientific Writing in English: A Structured Method for Organizing and Writing Better, Faster Papers

        • Dr. Kali Tal, PhD
          Medical Library and BIHAM, University of Bern
        • Prof. Julia Bohlius
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)
        General Scientific Skills
        30 March 2023

        Fake News and Infection Prevention


        • Alexandra Peters, PhD
          University of Geneva and Infection Control Program & WHO Collaborating Centre on Patient Safety, The University of Geneva Hospitals and Faculty of Medicine
        General Scientific Skills
        03 - 05 April 2023

        Understanding Social Inequalities and Social Problems in Health!

        • Dr. Stéphane Cullati, PhD
          Population Health Laboratory, University of Fribourg
        • Dr. Kristen Jafflin, PhD
          Swiss TPH, University Basel
        Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        25 April 2023

        The Swiss Health Care System in International Comparison

        • Dr. Judith Lupatsch, PhD
          Institute of Pharmaceutical Medicine, Department of Public Health,University of Basel
        Health Systems Research
        08 - 12 May 2023

        Big Data in Public Health

        • Dr. Oliver Grübner
          Epidemiology Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
        • Dr. Eva Furrer
          Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
        • Prof. Milo Puhan
          Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
        • Prof. Viktor von Wyl
          Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University Zürich
        • PD Dr. Marta Fadda
          Università della Svizzera italiana
        Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research, Health Systems Research
        22 - 24 May 2023

        Migration Health

        • Prof. Dr. med. Daniel H. Paris
          Swiss TPH, University of Basel
        • PD Dr. med. Yves-Laurent Jackson
          Geneva University Hospital
        • Dr. phil. Afona Chernet
          Swiss TPH, University of Basel
        • Dr. med. Anne Jachmann, MPH, Inselspital, University of Bern
        Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        31 May - 2 June 2023

        Writing and Publishing a Scientific Paper

        • Prof. Emiliano Albanese, MD, PhD
        • Dr. Anne-Linda Camerini, PhD
        • Dr. Maddalena Fiordelli, PhD

          Institute of PublicHealth (IPH), Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, Università della Svizzera italiana
        General Scientific Skills
        05 - 07 June 2023

        Life Course Epidemiology and Public Health

        • Dr. Cristian Carmeli, PhD
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
        • Prof. Arnaud Chiolero, MD PhD
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
          Department of Epidemiology, McGill University, Canada
        • Dr. Stéphane Cullati, PhD
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
          Department of Readaptation and Geriatrics, University of Geneva
        • Prof. Julia Dratva, MD MPH
          School of Health Professions, Zurich University of Applied Sciences
          Medical Faculty, University Basel
        Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        12 June 2023

        Causal Interpretation in Association Studies: A Critical Review



        • Dr. Jordyn Wallenborn, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology
        13 - 16 June 2023

        Systematic Reviews and Evidence Synthesis



        • Prof. Arnaud Chiolero
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
          Institute of Primary Health Care (BIHAM), University of Bern
          School of Population & Global Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
        • Dr. Cinzia Del Giovane, PhD
          Department of Medical and
          Surgical Sciences for Children and Adults, University-Hospital of Modena and
          Reggio Emilia, Modena (Italy); Institute of Primary Health Care (BIHAM), University of Bern
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of
          Fribourg
        Epidemiology, General Scientific Skills
        05 - 07 July 2023

        Introduction Into Multilevel Modelling of Clustered Data

        • Prof. Martin Röösli
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        18 / 25 August 2023

        Basics of scientific writing in English: A structured method for organizing and writing better, faster papers

        • Dr. Kali Tal, PhD
          Medical Library and BIHAM, University of Bern
        • Prof. Julia Bohlius
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)
        General Scientific Skills
        30 August - 1 September 2023

        Missing Data in Observational Epidemiologic Studies Including Non-detects

        • Prof. Martin Röösli
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
        • Dr. Jan Hattendorf, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology
        04 - 08 September 2023

        Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning & Healthcare

        • Dr. Francesca Faraci, PhD
          BioSignal Processing Specialization Unit,Department of Innovative Technologies, University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland SUPSI
        • Dr. Luigi Fiorillo, PhD
          Institute of Digital Technologies for Personalized Healthcare,University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland SUPSI
        • Dr. Davide Marzorati, PhD
          Institute of Digital Technologies for Personalized Healthcare,University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland SUPSI
        Epidemiology
        13 September - 15 September 2023

        Introduction to the Statistical Software R

        • Dr. Jan Hattendorf, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology, General Scientific Skills
        18 - 22 September 2023

        Causal Inference for Population Health Sciences (advanced module)



        • PD Dr. Tracy Glass, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) & University of Basel
        • Prof. Dr. Giusi Moffa
          Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Basel
        Epidemiology
        02 - 06 October 2023

        Epidemiological Concepts, Principals, and Methods: A Practice-oriented Introduction

        • Prof. Irina Guseva Canu
          Unisanté, Department of Occupational and environmental health, University of Lausanne
        • Prof. Sabine Rohrmann
          Division of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, University of Zürich
        • Prof. Angèle Gayet-Ageron, University Hospitals of Geneva, Clinical
          Epidemiology Department, University of Geneva
        Epidemiology
        11 October 2023

        Introduction to the Global Burden of Disease Project Data and Tools

        • Gillian Levine, PhD
          Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)
        Health Systems Research
        16 - 20 October 2023

        Epidemiological Data Analysis Strategy


        • Dr. Fiona Vanobberghen, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)
        • PD Dr. Tracy Glass, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) & University of Basel
        Epidemiology
        23 - 27 October 2023

        Writing Better, Faster Scientific Papers in English: A Structured Method for Non-native English Speakers (advanced module)

        • Dr. Kali Tal, PhD
          Medical Library and BIHAM, University of Bern
        • Prof. Julia Bohlius
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)
        General Scientific Skills
        30 October - 03 November 2023

        Introduction to Health Economics


        • Prof. Joachim Marti, PhD
          Center for Primary Care and Public Health, University of Lausanne
        • Dr. Armando N. Meier, PhD
          Center for Primary Care and PublicHealth, University of Lausanne and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Basel
        Health Systems Research
        06 - 10 November 2023

        GIS for Public Health

        • Dr. Danielle Vienneau, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
        • Dr. Kees de Hoogh, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology, General Scientific Skills
        20 - 23 November 2023

        Public Health Surveillance and Population Health Monitoring (advanced module)

        • PD Valérie Pittet, PhD
          Department Epidemiologyand Health Systems, Center for primary medicine and public health (Unisanté), University of Lausanne
        • MER Yolanda Mueller, MD PhD
          Department of FamilyMedicine, Center for primary medicine and public health (Unisanté), University of Lausanne
        Health Systems Research, Epidemiology
        27 - 29 November 2023

        Qualitative Health Research: BASIC Module: Defining and Developing Qualitative Research in Public Health

        • PD Dr. Christina Akre, PhD
          Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, University of Lausanne
        • Dr. Yara Barrense-Dias, PhD
          Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, University of Lausanne
        Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        06 - 07 December 2023

        Qualitative Health Research: ADVANCED Module: Appraising Qualitative Health Research


        • PD Dr. Christina Akre, PhD
          Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, University of Lausanne
        • Dr. Yara Barrense-Dias, PhD
          Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, University of Lausanne
        Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        9 Jan 2024

        Causal Interpretation in Association Studies: A Critical Review

        basic
        • Dr. Jordyn Wallenborn, PhD
          Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), University of Basel
        Epidemiology
        17 - 19 Jan 2024

        Public Health Law and Ethics

        basic


        • Prof. Dr. Sandra Hotz, PhD
        • Prof. Dr. Mélanie Lévy Mader, PhD
        • Dr. Géraldine Marks, PhD

          Health Law Institute, Faculty of Law, University of Neuchâtel
        Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
        1 Feb 2024

        Healthcare Environmental Hygiene and Infection Prevention

        basic
        • Dr. Alexandra Peters, PhD
          Scientific Lead for Clean Hospitals, Institute of Global Health, University of Geneva
        General Scientific Skills
        7 - 9 Feb 2024

        A Step-By-Step Approach for Designing and Using Questionnaires

        basic/intermediate


        • Dr. Chantal Arditi, PhD
        • Dr. Yara Barrense-Dias, PhD
        • Dr. Chiara Storari, PhD
        • Prof. Dr. Isabelle Peytremann-Bridevaux, MD, PhD

        Department of Epidemiology and Health Systems (DESS), Unisanté, Center for Primary Care and Public Health, University of Lausanne

        General Scientific Skills, Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research, Health Systems Research
        12 - 15 Feb 2024

        Systematic Reviews and Evidence Synthesis

        intermediate

        course format: onsite at University of Fribourg

        Ongoing

        • Prof. Dr. Arnaud Chiolero, MD PhD
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
          Institute of Primary Health Care (BIHAM), University of Bern
          School of Population & Global Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

        • Dr. Cinzia Del Giovane, PhD
          Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences for Children and Adults, University-Hospital of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena (Italy)
          Institute of Primary Health Care (BIHAM), University of Bern
          Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
        Epidemiology, General Scientific Skills

         

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        Ann Walser, Lic. phil.
        Manager Inter-university Graduate Campus
        University Fribourg
        Rte des Arsenaux 41
        1700 Fribourg

        awalser@ssphplus.ch
        anna.walserbeglinger@unifr.ch