Training Workshop

Introduction to Epidemiological Study Design

Wednesday 23-10-2019

As part of the LPHA capacity strengthening activities, the Institute of Community and Public Health (ICPH) will hold a full-day training workshop entitled Introduction to Epidemiological Study Design. The training is scheduled to take place on Wednesday 23-10-2019 from 9 am to 3 pm at the Institute of Community and Public Health, Birzeit University, Said Khoury Building for Development Studies, First Floor.

The training will cover observational and experimental studies and will be delivered by Professor Abdullatif Husseini.

Dr. Husseini is the current director of the Master of Community and Public Health program & a full professor of Public Health at Birzeit University. His research interests are rooted in improving the health of the population by identifying the various determinants of health and targeting modifiable factors through evidence-based interventions.  Although his research focus has been on noncommunicable diseases especially diabetes mellitus, he works occasionally on important communicable diseases, including brucellosis and hepatitis.  His work spans across epidemiology, public health practice, program evaluation, and capacity building in public health. Husseini has authored over sixty scholarly articles, book chapters, encyclopedias entries, and reports. 

To register please click here no later than Wednesday 16-10-2019. Please note that places are very limited, and priority will be given to those who register first.

For any questions, please contact us by email at or by phone at 022982020.