University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

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Concepts of Epidemiology (CPD)
8th to 12th December 2014
Course Tutors

Professor Raj Bhopal CBE, DSc(hon), MD
Professor of Public Health
Centre for Population Health Science, University of Edinburgh
Consultant at the Lothian Health Board

Professor Bhopal is currently Professor of Public Health at The University of Edinburgh and Honorary Consultant at the Lothian Health Board. He was previously Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Newcastle (1991-1999). He has taught epidemiology to undergraduates, postgraduates and, at CPD level, to a wide range of professionals including doctors, nurses, health economists and health service managers. In 2005 Professor Bhopal received an honorary Doctor of Science award from Queen Margaret University College in recognition of his work in public health sciences.

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daphnechassin
4.0 13/10/2018
What I would highlight: It was a great place, where you meet people from all corners of life. Thanks a lot for everything.
What could be improved: Everything was OK.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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Anna Chablinskaia
5.0 12/10/2018
What I would highlight: I had a great time, thanks a lot for everything. I had a wonderful time in all, thanks for the same.
What could be improved: I can't say nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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Marine THOMASSIN
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geyern
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Ulrike Lengauer
5.0 11/10/2018
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Valentina Marangoni
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Nuria Martinez
5.0 06/10/2018
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Laurent Lefebvre
5.0 04/10/2018
What I would highlight: Lectures help to get used t hear the language and international relationships with other students and administration/documentation issues help to develop your conversation and negotiation skills.
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anonymous
5.0 04/10/2018
What I would highlight: I could improve my English up to a proficiency level both in writing and speaking. It was a great learning experience in all, thanks for the same.
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Alexander Eisl
5.0 03/10/2018
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4.0 01/10/2018
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Christiane Raffeiner
4.0 01/10/2018
What I would highlight: It was a good experience, thanks for everything. I had a good time in all.
What could be improved: Great course.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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B.Sc. Geography

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Mélanie Delpech
4.0 26/09/2018
What I would highlight: All you have to do, is go out there and you'll land on your feet. Scottish people are very nice and helpful, the area is beautiful and it was great to experience a semester at a Scottish university. Thanks for the same.
What could be improved: I loved it.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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LL.B. Law & International Relations

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Avecvous
5.0 16/09/2018
What I would highlight: The problem were solved when i move in a flat with scottish students and during my work placement. It was a great experience in all, thanks.
What could be improved: Great course.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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Christine Robinson
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Nathalie Aichhorn
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4.0 02/09/2018
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5.0 01/09/2018
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Teachers and trainers (3)

Dr Colin Fischbacher
Dr Colin Fischbacher
Consultant in Public Health Medicine Information Services Division

Dr Snorri Bjorn Rafnsson
Dr Snorri Bjorn Rafnsson
Epidemiologist & Honorary Fellow, CPHS, University of Edinburgh

Professor R S Bhopal
Professor R S Bhopal
Bruce & John Usher Professor of Public Health