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Community Genetics 4-Day Workshop in WHO Regional Collaborating Center in Iran

"Community Genetics" 4-day Workshop. 

Workshop will take place at:   WHO Regional Collaborating Centre in Iran.

Dates: 15th -18th June 2014.

Those interested in attending the workshop can submit an Application by:

Send an email (plus CV) to: <...

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 17:25
Community Genetics 4-Day Workshop in WHO Regional Collaborating Center in Iran

"Community Genetics" 4-day Workshop. 

Workshop will take place at:   WHO Regional Collaborating Centre in Iran.

Dates: 15th -18th June 2014.

Those interested in attending the workshop can submit an Application by:

Send an email (plus CV) to: <...

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 17:24
Community Genetics 4-Day Workshop in WHO Regional Collaborating Center in Iran

"Community Genetics" 4-day Workshop. 

Workshop will take place at:   WHO Regional Collaborating Centre in Iran.

Dates: 15th -18th June 2014.

Those interested in attending the workshop can submit an Application by:

Send an email (plus CV) to: <...

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 17:23
Community Genetics 4-Day Workshop in WHO Regional Collaborating Center in Iran

"Community Genetics" 4-day Workshop. 

Workshop will take place at:   WHO Regional Collaborating Centre in Iran.

Dates: 15th -18th June 2014.

Those interested in attending the workshop can submit an Application by:

Send an email (plus CV) to: <...

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 17:23
Community Genetics 4-Day Workshop in WHO Regional Collaborating Center in Iran

"Community Genetics" 4-day Workshop. 

Workshop will take place at:   WHO Regional Collaborating Centre in Iran.

Dates: 15th -18th June 2014.

Those interested in attending the workshop can submit an Application by:

Send an email (plus CV) to: <...

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 17:22
Accepting Submissions for the 2014 EIS International Night Photo Contest

Purpose: To highlight the work of Field Epidemiology Training Programs  globally, and to encourage FETP residents, staff and alumni to document their work not only through written reports, but also through photographs which visually capture the nature of their work and contributions to improving global health through disease prevention, detection and rapid response.

Deadline:  Friday, March 7th, 2014

Who can enter: All FETP residents, graduates, resident advisors, and program directors are eligible to submit photographs for the contest.

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Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 13:25
Mini Grant Opportunity for Special Bacterial Pathogens in Latin America

Mini Grant Opportunity for Special Bacterial Pathogens in Latin America

We are pleased to announce the opportunity to submit proposals for mini-grants focusing on zoonotic and environmental bacterial pathogens of special interest. The diseases of special interest are leptospirosis, melioidosis, brucellosis and anthrax.

The priority areas related with each disease/pathogen are listed below:

Leptospirosis

1.      Early identification of cases including the development of clinical identification and laboratory diagnostic strategy

2.      Strengthening the...

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - 12:17
Training Program on Surveillance and Prevention of Birth Defects and Preterm Births WHO Headquarters, July 2014 -DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JAN 31st

Announcement

 

Training Program on Surveillance and Prevention of Birth Defects and Preterm Births

WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland, 7-11 July 2014

 

Organized by the International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research,

US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the World Health Organization.

 

Background

Birth defects and preterm birth are  leading causes of childhood death, chronic...

Monday, January 13, 2014 - 12:03
EIS International Night Abstracts due Friday, January 10 at 5pm

Final abstracts for CDC-TEPHINET EIS International Night are due by 5pm on Friday, January 10th. No extensions will be granted to this deadline. 

Please submit all completed abstracts herehttp://tephitract.org/conference/abstract/index.php 

For more information on EIS International Night and abstract instructions, please see attached documents. 

 

Tuesday, January 7, 2014 - 13:07
Network Meta-Analysis Course

El curso "METANÁLISIS EN RED” (NETWORK META-ANALYSIS) tendrá lugar los días 13 y 14 de diciembre de 2013 en Lisboa. Está organizado por la Facultad de Medicina de Lisboa en colaboración con el Centro Colaborador Portugués de la Red Cochrane Iberoamericana y el Grupo de Revisión Cochrane de Enfermedades de Movimiento. 

 

El curso se impartirá en Castellano, y va dirigido a profesionales sanitarios, personal de investigación en ciencias de la salud, ciencias sociales o economía, con conocimientos básicos de revisiones sistemáticas y...

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 13:14
Independent Consultant Opportunity: Resident Advisor, Caribbean Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program

I.    INTRODUCTION

The Task Force for Global Health Inc. – TEPHINET Program, a non - profit organization funded by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) seeks an Independent Consultant to serve as a scientific expert and technical resident advisor for the Caribbean Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (FELTP)

The Independent Consultant will be assigned to the Caribbean Public health Agency (CARPHA).  The FELTP resident adviser supports / assists CARPHA and national counterparts in three areas, including (1) field epidemiology / laboratory sciences, (2) administrative management and (3)...

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 12:42
Now Accepting Applications: Postdoctoral Fellowship for Training in Cancer Research (IARC) 2014-2015

 

Click here to access the on-line application form.

See List of fields to be completed

Applications are to be submitted on-line by: 30 November 2013

Further information for applicants...

Friday, October 4, 2013 - 12:02
Call for Applications for Unintentional Injury Mini Grants

We are pleased to announce the opportunity to submit mini grant proposals for unintentional injury non-research projects. Countries are welcome to submit multiple proposals.  Preference will be given to projects where a current Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP) trainee is the principal investigator. These projects should focus on some area of unintentional injury.  This may include (but is not limited to) developing injury surveillance systems, analyzing and reporting injury surveillance data, or implementing and evaluating prevention efforts (e.g., road safety, prevention of injuries to children). 

Proposal guidelines (see attached) should be...

Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 10:28
TEPHINET Survey on Non-Traditional Surveillance Sources

Greetings TEPHINET Members:

The following is the TEPHINET Questionnaire on Non-Traditional Surveillance Sources. We are asking for your help so we can assess current knowledge, use, and access to informal Digital Disease Detection (DDD) sources of surveillance. This information will help us to develop training for residents and graduates of the FETPs.

Please take a minute to complete all questions as your opinion matters to us.

We will utilize your feedback to improve our training and services.

Click on the following survey link to take this survey: Click...

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 10:18
Selected abstracts for the 2013 TEPHINET Southeast Asia/Western Pacific Conference

Selected abstracts for the TEPHINET Southeast Asia/Western Paciic Scientific Conference 

Abstracts selected for Oral Presentation

Abstracts selected for Poster Presentation

Congratulations to the authors of the selected abstracts!

 

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Friday, September 20, 2013 - 13:00
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