Course Program 2022/2023 of the Inter-university Graduate Campus (IGC)

Registration for courses 2022 of the SSPH+ Inter-university Graduate Campus (IGC)

Registration for courses 2023 of the SSPH+ Inter-university Graduate Campus (IGC)

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All courses are planned onsite if not indicated differently. The format might change to online if necessary. The final format is communicated in red as soon as it is decided.


Date Title Speakers Field
6 - 9 December 2022

Public health surveillance and population health monitoring (advanced module)


» fully booked

» registration is closed

course format: onsite at University of Lausanne

  • 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



course format: online

  • Dr. Kali Tal, PhD
    Medical Library and BIHAM, University of Bern
  • Prof. Julia Bohlius
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)
General Courses and Soft Skills
03 - 05 April 2023

Understanding social inequalities and social problems in health!


Basel

Register before 3 March 2023

  • 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
08 - 12 May 2023

Big Data in Public Health


Zürich

Register before 8 April 2023

  • 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


Basel

Register before 22 April 2023

course format: hybrid

  • 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
Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
31 May - 2 June 2023

Writing and Publishing a Scientific Paper


Lugano


Register before 30 April 2023

  • Prof. Emiliano Albanese, MD, PhD
  • Dr. Rebecca Amati, PhD
  • Dr. Anne-Linda Camerini, PhD
  • PD Dr. Marta Fadda, PhD
  • Dr. Maddalena Fiordelli, PhD

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

Life Course Epidemiology and Public Health


Fribourg

Register before 5 May 2023

  • 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
13 - 16 June 2023

Systematic reviews and meta-analysis


    Fribourg

    » registration opens soon

    • Prof. Arnaud Chiolero
      Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
      Department of Epidemiology, McGill University, 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), Bern
      (Switzerland); Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of
      Fribourg
    Epidemiology, General Courses and Soft Skills
    05 - 07 July 2023

    Introduction Into Multilevel Modelling of Clustered Data


    Basel

    Register before 5 June 2023

    • Prof. Martin Röösli
      Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (TPH), University of Basel
    Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
    30 August - 1 September 2023

    Missing Data in Observational Epidemiologic Studies Including Non-detects


    Basel

    Register before 30 July 2023

    • 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
    04 - 08 September 2023

    Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning & Healthcare


    Register before 4 August 2023

    course format: online

    • 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
    13 September - 15 September 2023

    Introduction to the Statistical Software R


    Basel

    Register before 13 August 2023

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

    Causal inference for population health sciences


    Basel

    Register before 18 August 2023

    • 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
    25 / 26 September and 28 / 29 September 2023

    Foundations of Public Health Sciences


    Lugano and Basel

    Register before 25 August 2023

    • Prof. Arnaud Chiolero, MD PhD
      Population Health Laboratory (#PopHealthLab), University of Fribourg
    • Prof. Suzanne Suggs, PhD
      Institute of Public Health and Institute of Communication and Public Policy, Università della Svizzera italiana
    General Courses and Soft Skills
    02 - 06 October 2023

    Epidemiological concepts, principals, and methods: A practice-oriented introduction


    Lausanne

    Register before 2 September 2023

    • 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
    16 - 20 October 2023

    Epidemiological data analysis strategy


    Basel

    Register before 16 September 2023

    • 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)


    Register before 23 September 2023

    course format: online

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

    Introduction to Health Economics


    Lausanne

    Register before 30 September 2023

    • 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


    Basel

    Register before 6 October 2023

    • 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 Courses and Soft Skills
    15 - 17 November 2023

    Forced migration: Sexual and Reproductive Health of Migrant Women


    Bern

    Register before 15 October 2023

    • Prof. Dr. Eva Cignacco
      Bern University of Applied Sciences, Department of Health Professions (Switzerland)
    • Prof. Dr. Ines Keygnaert
      Ghent University, Department of Public Health & Primary Care. International Centre for Reproductive Health (ICRH) / Centre for Social Studies on Migration and Refugees (CESSMIR) / UGent Human Rights Research Network (HRRN)
    • MSc Paola Origlia
      Bern University of Applied Sciences, Department of Health Professions (Switzerland)
    • Lic. Phil. Milena Wegelin
      University of Applied Sciences, Department of Health Professions
      (Switzerland)
    • MAS Emma Stirling Cameron
      Dalhousie University, Halifax, (Canada)
    • Lic. Phil. Jean Anthony Grand-Guillaume-Perrenoud
      Bern University of Applied Sciences, Department of Health Professions
      (Switzerland)
    Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
    20 - 23 November 2023

    Public health surveillance and population health monitoring (advanced module)


    Lausanne

    Register before 20 October 2023

    • 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


    Lausanne

    Register before 27 October 2023

    • Dr. Rose-Anna Foley, PhD
      Haute Ecole de Santé Vaud, Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, University of Lausanne
    • Dr. Christina Akré, 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


    Lausanne

    Register before 06 November 2023

    • Dr. Rose-Anna Foley, PhD
      Haute Ecole de Santé Vaud, Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, University of Lausanne
    • Dr. Christina Akré, PhD
      Department of epidemiology and health systems (DESS), Unisanté, University of Lausanne
    Social and Behavioral Science in Health Research
    2023

    Bayesian methods


      in planning

      2023

      Questionnaire design


        in planning

        2023

        Public Health Law and Ethics

          in planning

           

          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.

          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, 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
          29 / 30 September - 5 / 6 October 2022

          Foundations of Public Health Sciences

          • Prof. Arnaud Chiolero, MD PhD,
            Population Health Laboratory,
            University of Fribourg
          • Prof. Suzanne Suggs, PhD,
            Institute of Public Health and Institute of Communication and Public Policy,
            Università della Svizzera italiana
          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

           

          Contact

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

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