Diagnostic data for dummies - The untapped potential of data re-use, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 3 days
    Duration
  • English (schedule IELTS)
    Language
University rank #72 (WUR) ,
Health care professionals are building up data collections as part of their practice. Smart re-use of these data supports diagnosis and treatment of patients. Diagnostic data for dummies - The untapped potential of data re-use course is offered at Erasmus University Rotterdam.

About

These data could also be a basis for research and prevention. Furthermore, pooling data with collegues can take health care and prevention to a next level. This summer course provides you with practical knowledge and skills to get the best out of your data sets. You will learn to use state-of-the-art data analysis and visualization tools, while issues such as security, privacy and ethics will be addressed.

Diagnostic data for dummies - The untapped potential of data re-use course is offered at Erasmus University Rotterdam.

Learning outcomes

Participating in the summer course will help you to:

  • Unlock the full potential of existing data collections
  • Compare insights in profiles hidden in data
  • Design your next study based on data
  • Share data effectively with colleagues
  • Store, analyze and use data in a compliant manner
  • Navigate the landscape of privacy and security issues.

Partners involved during the summer course

  • Erasmus MC

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 3 days
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course content

General introduction to the course; Concepts & tools of big data analysis & visualization; Case studies illustrating added value of big data to medical decision making; Workshop: Bring you own data I & II; Introductions of Inxight, Excell, Omniviz/Instem, Philips; Introduction into fair data, consent, privacy and ethics. 

Course design

  • Lectures
  • Demonstrations
  • Case studies
  • Assignments

For more information, please visit the course website.

Audience

Target group description
  • Health care professionals, such as general practitioners, clinicians, dentists, pharmacists, nurse practitioners interested in personalized medicine.
  • Master and PhD students in healt and medical studies.

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • All courses require a motivation letter and CV upload.

For more information, please visit the course website.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1325 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1325 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 3 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    1325 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1325 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 3 days.
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Living costs for Rotterdam

  • 760 - 1270 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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