Advanced short courses

Cambridge Advanced Short Course on Chronic Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology

July 3rd – August 1st, 2018 – Dhaka

This comprehensive course aims to provide: 1) an up-to-date overview of epidemiology, biostatistics and public health concepts used in non-communicable disease (NCD) research 2) lessons on behavioural, social and environmental drivers of NCDs and related interventions, and  3) opportunities to be selected as longer-term CAPABLE Research Fellows in NCDs.

There will be about 32 participants. However, at the end of the one-month short course, eight attendees will be selected for long-term CAPABLE fellowships to work on specific Themes within the CAPABLE programme, based in UK and Bangladeshi partner institutions.

For further details on eligibility, mentor profiles, and application process, please visit Further information. For information on the Fellowship Themes click here.

There is no fee to attend the course. TA/DA will be provided as per HNPSP rule.

The Short Course Application is now closed.

Thank you to everyone who applied for the Cambridge Advanced Short Course on Chronic Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology. We received hundreds of applications for a limited number of places on the course. Unfortunately, we cannot respond to every applicant individually. If you have not received an email, then your application has not been successful. We will be holding another short course in 2019, so if your application was unsuccessful, please feel free to apply again next year.

If you have any queries, please send us an email capacity@capable-bangladesh.org