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Intensive 6-Day Course Program on Prevention Strategies for NCDs

12 March 2017 - 17 March 2017 Oxford, UK Add to calendar

The British Heart Foundation Centre on Population Approaches for Non-Communicable Disease Prevention, a collaborating centre with the World Health Organization, is accepting applications for an exciting six-day event on NCDs delivered by internationally renowned experts in the field through keynote lectures, fora, group sessions and one-to-one tutorials. 

Exploring critical strategic challenges facing those working towards the prevention of NCDs, this rich and intensive programme will be covering the following themes:

  • Problem definition: burden of NCDs and risk factors
  • Solution generation: NCD prevention strategies and their development
  • Implementation and capacity building with individuals, communities and systems for NCD prevention
  • Evaluation and case studies
  • Policy development and implementation issues in Low and Middle Income Countries

The programme is designed for an international audience, and there is an option for academic credit. Residential and non-residental options are available.

The course will take place from the 12th - 17th March 2017 and will be held at the University of Oxford. Further details are available at the link below.

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