04
Jul

WORKSHOP: USING R FOR OUTBREAK ANALYTICS

*Save the date* Workshop:     Using R for outbreak analytics Facilitated by EAN and RECON Two-day pre-ESCAIDE workshop on epidemiological data analysis in R including descriptive analyses, risk factor analyses, forecasting and automated report generation. Full program will be announced in the coming weeks.       Date:                  […]

20
Mar

EAN Module on “Introduction to nosocomial infections: Surveillance, prevention and outbreak response”, Würzburg, Germany, 30 June – 1 July 2017

In June 2017 the first EAN mini-module on “Introduction to nosocomial infections: Surveillance, prevention and outbreak response” took place in Würzburg, Germany. A total of 22 participants and speakers from eight different countries contributed to an interesting and fruitful module with a variety of lectures and participant presentations. The idea to host this module was born […]

25
Feb

Refugee and Migrant Health Workshop, Athens, 14-16 October 2017

Introduction Since the beginning of the Syrian war in 2011, more than 4.9 million refugees are out of Syria and hosted in Middle-Eastern and North African countries. In 2015, more than 1 million refugees and migrants reached Europe through the Mediterranean Sea and Turkey. During the 1st semester of 2017, a total of 112 018 […]

09
May

EAN Module on Refugee & Migrant Health, June 2016

Refugee and Migrant Health Workshop – Brussels, 18-19 June 2016 Introduction: In 2015, more than 1 million refugees and migrants have reached Europe through the Mediterranean Sea and Turkey. The vast majority entered Greece and moved northwards through the Balkans to reach Hungary, Austria, Germany and the Scandinavian countries. Ninety-one percent of the arrivals come […]

18
May

Outbreak anthropology for epidemiologists

In light of the continuing Ebola outbreak in West Africa, on May 18-19 2015 the EAN held a workshop entitled “Outbreak anthropology for epidemiologists” in London, UK, focussing on the contribution that anthropology can make to epidemiologists’ traditional approaches to infectious disease outbreak management. The objectives of the workshop were: to give participants a comprehensive knowledge of the main methods and tools […]