The Institute of Community and Public Health, Birzeit University has completed a training course on social medicine on Thursday June 28, 2018. The course included an introductory definition of social medicine and its development in Latin America and the role of colonialism and racism as key factors in health inequalities in the US.
The Institute of Community and Public Health at Birzeit University held a workshop to discuss the findings of a study on the path towards universal health coverage (UHC) in Palestine on Thursday, June 21, 2018.
The Institute of Community and Public Health, Birzeit University (ICPH/BZU) has completed a 3-day training course on the analysis of epidemiological sata using STATA (Data Analysis and Statistical Software), and introduction to scientific writing on April 30th– May 2nd, 2018. This training course was completed in collaboration with Oslo University faculty members. The training targeted young researchers and focused on how to write scientific papers and demonstrated different types of statistical tests to be used in analysis using STATA.