Pharmaco-epidemiology, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 5 days
    Duration
  • English (book IELTS)
    Language
University rank #72 (WUR) ,
Pharmaco-epidemiology pertains to the study of the use and of the effects of drugs. It links clinical pharmacology and epidemiology. This Pharmaco-epidemiology course offered by  Erasmus University Rotterdam provides, at an intermediate level, the theoretical basis for studying the intended effects as well as the adverse effects of drugs used in humans. 

About

The course will mainly focus on drug research after marketing, including post marketing surveillance and drug risk assessment. This Pharmaco-epidemiology course is offered by Erasmus University Rotterdam.

This course is intended for those who already followed introductory courses in study design, data-analysis and principles of research in medicine.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 5 days
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Objectives
  • To know more about study designs in pharmaco-epidemiology;
  • To know how to address exposure as a determinant;
  • To know more about drug-specific bias and confounding.

Lecturers

Prof. Bruno Stricker, PhD

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Book IELTS

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites
  • Principles of Research in Medicine and Epidemiology or equivalent knowledge.
  • Participants of the NIHES degree programmes must apply via the NIHES Administrative office.
  • All other applicants, please use the online registration form.

Participant profile

The course is meant for those for whom drug safety and effectiveness research is a part of their current or future professional career. Examples are: clinical epidemiologists, healthcare workers, regulators, and doctors in the pharmaceutical industry.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    470 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 470 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 5 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    470 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 470 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 5 days.
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Living costs for Rotterdam

  • 760 - 1270 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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