Italy, Cison di Valmarino-Treviso

Monitoring and Evaluation of Health Programs

when 11 June 2012 - 16 June 2012
duration 1 week
fee EUR 1150

This course covers the basic statistical tools necessary for monitoring and evaluation of health programs. The range of topics includes assessing modern and rapid testing methods; an overview of various methodologies and designs for estimating coverage and changes for a region; methods for evaluating subregional performance (ie the health districts of a region); and comprehensive M&E approaches that allow for both local and regional assessment. Emphasis will be on the practical aspects of design, analysis and presentation (including mapping), with a large number of examples presented, and training on the use of software.

Course leader

M. Pagano (Harvard University)

Target group

Physicians, clinicians and public health professionals from public and private institutions who are looking for systematic training in the principles of epidemiology and biostatistics, or epidemiology applied to health care planning and evaluation.
Students in biostatistics and epidemiology, and researchers both from public and private institutions who wish to increase their familiarity with quantitative methods or to deepen their knowledge of a specific area of interest.

Course aim

This course covers the basic statistical tools necessary for
monitoring and evaluation of health programs.

Fee info

EUR 1150: For Students. Registration before 31 March 2012.
After 31 March 2012 €1,350.

EUR 1250: Registration before 31 March 2012.
After 31 March 2012 €1,450.

Scholarships

A limited number of Scholarships are available.
Scholarships cover the cost of tuition, for at most one week. Only registered students may apply. The request to be considered for a scholarship should be communicated no later than March 1, 2012.