Specialised in field epidemiology training, Epiconcept offers in particular:
- Support to Field epidemiology training programmes (current and previous partners: Hong Kong Health Directorate General, Indian Ocean Commission, Health Protection Scotland)
- Development of curriculum and performing training for national or regional programmes (WHO, PAHO, ECDC and public health institutes in various countries - United Kingdom, Ireland, Serbia, Hong Kong, Canada, Tunisia, Madagascar, Spain)
- Evaluation of training programmes at the request of governments.
Note: most of Epiconcept's epidemiologists are graduates of Field Epidemiology training programmes (EIS and EPIET)
Public health data are routinely collected sequentially in time. This training provides participants with methods and statistical techniques to analyse these special kind of data, according to their analysis objectives.
Outbreak investigation is a core part of field epidemiology. The Epiconcept training allows to understand its methodological and operational aspects. It can be carried out with or without using IT tools for outbreak investigation.