Course P216/04 Nutritional Epidemiology


ECTS: 1.8

Course leader: Christina Catherine Dahm

Language: English

Graduate school: Faculty of Health

Graduate program: PH

Course fee: 4,635.00 DKK

Max seats: 20

Applicants: 1

Status: Course is cancelled

Semester: Spring 2021

Application deadline: 03/05/2021

Start date: 31/05/2021

Administrator: Annette Poulsen

Residential course

Please note that this is a residential course taking place at Sandbjerg Manor in Sønderborg with mandatory stay over.

Course moved to Fall 2021

This course has been cancelled in the spring due to Covid-19 and is moved to 13 - 16 September 2021

Title: Nutritional Epidemiology

Reg.No: P216/04

is being offered by the Graduate School of Health, Aarhus University, spring 2021.

Criteria for participation: University degree in medicine, dentistry, nursing, or Master’s degree in other fields. The participants are expected to have completed an introductory course in epidemiology.

Aim: The aim of the course is to provide knowledge about methodologies used in nutritional epidemiology.

Learning outcome:

  • Insight into study designs in nutritional epidemiology
  • Insight into design and conduct of nutritional epidemiological studies
  • Insight into strategies for analyses of nutritional epidemiological data
  • Ability to evaluate nutritional epidemiological studies

Contents: Principles for designing nutritional epidemiological studies and different strategies for analyses of nutritional epidemiological data will be introduced. The current status of nutritional epidemiology, as well as potential directions and challenges will be discussed.

The course will consist of a combination of lectures, group work, and discussions.

Language: English

Instructors: Christina C Dahm, Berit Lilienthal Heitmann (University of Copenhagen) and others

Dates and times: 31 May – 3 June 2021 from 

Venue: Sandbjerg Manor, Sandbjergvej 102, 6400 Sønderborg

Participation in the course is without cost for:

  • PhD students and research-year students from Aarhus University

Course fee:

  • PhD students enrolled at partner universities of the Nordoc collaboration. A payment for accommodation of DKK 4635,00 will be charged.
  • PhD students from other institutions in the open market agreement for PhD courses. A payment for accommodation of DKK 4635,00 will be charged.
  • Others: DKK 4635,00 incl. accommodation

Course dates:

  • 31 May 2021 12:00 - 18:00
  • 01 June 2021 09:00 - 18:00
  • 02 June 2021 09:00 - 18:00
  • 03 June 2021 09:00 - 12:00