The courses are designed for front-line public health staff and will have an applied focus. They are ideal for practitioners, clinicians and policy developers working in health services, health systems, government and non-governmental organizations.
The courses will cover the fundamentals of planning, implementing and evaluating surveillance systems for communicable and non-communicable diseases, injury, and risk factors. They will also provide practical knowledge in the use of modeling, geographic information systems, and communication and dissemination.
Faculty lecturers are from:
- Alberta Health and Wellness
- Alberta Health Services
- McMaster University
- US CDC and Prevention Public Health Agency of Canada
- University of Alberta, Faculty of Nursing, School of Public Health
- University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine
Additional details available on the course web page. Or, for more information, please contact Ashley Orleski.