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Basics in Epidemiology Applied to Pharmacovigilance and Pharmacoepidemiology

Practical Information

Commencing Date:
Anytime
Language:
English
Location:
World Wide (Distance Learning)


Teaching Methodology:
Distance Learning
Credits :
Short courses (CPD): 3 ECTS credits


European Fees:
3000 EUR
Scholarship Possibilities:
No

Course Contact

Eu2P Office

+ (33) 5 57 57 92 57

contact@eu2p.org


Website

Office Link

Eu2P

University Accreditation: Yes

PharmaTrain Centre

Description

Objectives To understand the basic concepts and principles in epidemiology To become familiar with the epidemiological tools that could be used in pharmacovigilance and pharmacoepidemiology To understand the specificity of epidemiological tools applied to pharmacovigilance and pharmacoepidemiology Topics covered: Descriptive epidemiology (person, place and time) Observational studies in pharmacoepidemiology Biases in pharmacoepidemiology studies Causality criteria, evidence level and critical reading

IMI Standards

  • A predefined set of teaching objectives, leading to defined learning outcomes
  • Assessment of the students' achievement in accordance with the agreed learning outcomes of the training offered
  • A system for collecting, assessing and addressing feedback from learners, teachers, technical / administrative staff and programme / course / module managers
  • Availability of appropriate and regularly reviewed reference material (e.g. published articles, links, book chapters, scripts, etc)
  • Defined and transparent admission criteria
  • Quality assurance of teaching staff
  • Regular review of the QA/QC process and demonstration that the training is further developed in light of this review
  • The facilities, infrastructure, leadership and competences available for the support of student learning
  • University accreditation OR a system for approving, monitoring and reviewing the training offered