Hebrew University

Hadassah Faculty of Medicine
Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine
POB 12272 Jerusalem
91120 Israel

Tel: +972 (0)2 677 71 17
Fax: +972 (0)2 643 10 86
Email: pam@hadassah.org.il
Internet: http://www.md.huji.ac.il/publichealth/


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Master of Public Health International Program
M.Sc. in Clinical Epidemiology


Course Title Master of Public Health International Program
Institution Jerusalem: Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Comm. Medicine
Country Israel
Type Research Degree: M.Sc. / M.Phil. / Ph.D.
Topics Public/Global Health: Epidemiology and Disease Control
Management: Health Services Management
Health Research and Methods: Statistics
Health Research and Methods: Medical Anthropology
Health Research and Methods: Epidemiology
Language English
Degree, Credits Master of Public Health;
Core Courses and single workshop: 41 credits
Location Hadassah School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
Objectives/
Content
Core Courses: Introduction to Public Health; Principles and Uses of Epidemiology; Interpretation of Epidemiological Data; Survey and Research Methods in Public Health; Descriptive Statistics in Public Health; Statistical Inference in Public Health; Organization and Evaluation of Public Health Services and Practice; Sociology of Health and Illness; Environmental and Occupational Health; Control of Communicable Diseases; Nutrition in Public Health; Health Administration; Health Economics; Introduction to Computers and Statistical Software. Core Workshop: Community Oriented Primary Care; Public Health Dentistry; Health Education; AIDS: Social and Epidemiological Aspects; Women, Health and Development; Health Behaviour; Aging: The Epidemiology and Health Service Needs of the Elderly; Tropical Medicine
Next Beginning October 2007
Appl. Deadline May 1 of the year in which the course begins,
In the moment are still 20 scholarships available
Duration 1 year
Participants'
Profile
Physicians, dentists, nurses, biologists, social scientists specialized in health topics
Requirements To be eligible for the course, applicants must have an academic degree from a recognized university. Applicants with a Bachelor's degree only must have obtained an overall grade of at least 75. Students are advised to have background training in microbiology, statistics and computing. Practical experiences is also taken into account when considering applications.
Structure The academic year is divided into two semesters (Oct.-Feb. and March-June) and a summer session (mid-July-Sept.).
Teaching staff Academic staff ist drawn from Departments in the Hebrew University that are closely affiliated with the teaching and research efforts of the School, such as the Faculty of Dental Medicine, Kuvin Center for the Study of Infectious and Tropical Disease, Department of Population Studies, Department of Statistics.
Methods Coursework, workshops, personal research project on a chosen topic. A School advisor is made available to each student for assistance with his/her individual project.
Cooperation MASHAV, the Center for International Cooperation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Internet: Braun Hebrew University Website
Course fee US$ 28,000 (including medical insurance and housing)
Scholarship The School encourages prospective students to apply for scholarships from international agencies and national and international organizations through their local representatives
Accommodation Yes
For further
information

Pamela Malka, Secretary, International MPH Course
Tel: +972 (0)2 677 71 15
Fax: +972 (0)2 643 10 86
Email: pam@hadassah.org.il,
Internet: http://publichealth.huji.ac.il/upload/brochure.pdf

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Course Title M.Sc. in Clinical Epidemiology
Institution Jerusalem: Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Comm. Medicine
Country Israel
Type Research Degree: M.Sc. / M.Phil. / Ph.D.
Topics Public/Global Health: Epidemiology and Disease Control
Health Research and Methods: Statistics
Health Research and Methods: Epidemiology
Healthcare areas: Cancer
Language English
Degree, Credits 34 credits
Location Jerusalem, Israel
Objectives/
Content
Principles and uses of Epidemiology:
  • Survey and Research Methods
  • Basic Statistics
  • Interpretation of Epidemiological Data

One of the following statistic courses:

  • Rates and proportions
  • Survival analysis 98460

B. Elective courses (6 credits)

  • Clinical Trials
  • Seminar in Clinical Epidemiology
  • Health Economics

C. Recommended elective courses (10 credits)

  • Logistic Regression
  • Selected Topics in Epidemiology
  • Quality of Care
  • Cancer Epidemiology
  • Economic Analysis
Next Beginning October 2007
Appl. Deadline May 1
Participants'
Profile
Designed for health professionals (doctors, nurses, dentists, pharmacists, physical and occupational therapists etc) interested in developing methodological skills.
For further
information

Prof. Ora Paltiel, B.Sc. MDCM ,M.Sc., FRCPC
Braun School of Public Health, Jerusalem, Israel
Department of Hematology, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
Tel: +972 (0)2 677 76 01
Fax: +972 (0)2 644 91 45
Email: ora@vms.huji.ac.il
Internet: http://publichealth.huji.ac.il/eng/programs.asp?cat=124&in=0

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