Cameroon 2020

Pan African Thoracic Society Methods in Epidemiologic, Clinical and Operations Research (PATS MECOR) 2020

A Research Training Course for Health Professionals in Africa

Applications for the 2020 course are Closed!! Results have been announced to applicants.

The 2020 course will be held at Hotel Akwa Palace, Douala, Cameroon. We have postponed the course from the original date of 20 to 24 April 2020.  New dates will be announced once confirmed. 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.

Level 2 - Advanced Clinical Research Methods:

For past attendees who have completed a Level 1 course.

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

Applicants for Level 3 must have completed Level 2.