Tanzania 2019

Pan African Thoracic Society Methods in Epidemiologic, Clinical and Operations Research (PATS MECOR) 2019

A Research Training Course for Health Professionals in Africa

Applications for the 2019 course are now CLOSED!!! All applicants will be notified of their application outcome by 12 February 2019. 

The 2019 course will be held at the White Sands Beach Resort, Tanzania from 10 to 14 June 2019.  Workshops for the three levels will run concurrently during the course week. 

Level 1 - Measuring the Burden of Disease:

For health professionals with an interest in Respiratory Medicine, and who wish to improve their clinical research and investigation. No prior experience of research is needed.

Download Level 1 Application form

Download Level 1 Guidance note

Level 2 - Advanced Clinical Research Methods:

For past attendees who have completed a Level 1 course or who already have research experience.

Download Level 2 Application form

Download Level 2 Guidance note

Level 3 - Further research skills, grant and paper writing:

Applicants for Level 3 must have completed Level 2.

Download Level 3 Application form

Download Level 3 Guidance note

Return all completed application forms with supporting documents to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Closing date for applications is 17:00 GMT on Monday 14 January 2019.