10th COURSE: “Electromagnetic fields and health – epidemiological approaches”
Erice (Sicily, Italy): April 7 to April 12, 2024
Directors of the Course:
|Anke Huss||Mònica Guxens|
Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University
Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal)
|E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org||E-mail: email@example.com|
The goal of the course is to empower participants to apply epidemiological approaches with confidence. Focus of the course is on electromagnetic fields and health, for which there will be in-depth review, insights and discussion of key aspects: from exposure assessment to potential health effects, including exposure misclassification, biological interaction and mechanisms, risk perception, planetary health, evidence synthesis and guideline development. Special attention will be given to the practical implementation of epidemiological research on electromagnetic fields and health in realistic settings. The course will be taught by renowned international experts. Participants will have plenty of opportunities to closely interact with the lecturers during the week. Participants will enjoy an intense learning experience in a unique historical environment.
Award for the best poster presentation
All participants are invited to bring a poster on their current research topic, and one session will be devoted the presentation of these posters. All posters will be introduced by a 3-minute oral presentation. A Scientific Committee will award the author of the best poster.
Participation fee: € 1200 covering the attendance of all sessions, full board and lodging, a ‘half-day excursion’ and social dinner.
Application: Interested candidates should send an e-mail to the Directors of the Course at the e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org, including:
- A short Curriculum Vitae
- Scientific interest of the candidate
- Students: a letter of recommendation of a Senior Scientist
In case of acceptance the candidate will be informed by e-mail.
The deadline for sending the requests of participation to the School is December 31, 2023.