APHES Programme

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APHES 2017 – Course Programme


WEEK1 Monday 3. July Tuesday 4. July Wednesday 5. July Thursday 6. July Friday 7. July
09:00-09:15 Please come at 09:30 Warm up session Warm up session Warm up session Warm up session
09:15-12:30 Registration and welcome

Food Security

Cyriel Lekiefs

Nutrition assessments

Montserrat Saboya

Infectious diseases

Gregg Greenough

Disease surveillance

Gregg Greenough

Introduction to

public health in emergencies

Debby Guha-Sapir


Health in Humanitarian crises

Sebastian Spencer



Regina Below

Water and sanitation

Joos van den Noortgate

Mental Health and Psychosocial Support

Anne Golaz

Assessing mortality and causes of death in emergencies

13:30 – 16:00

Bruno Masquelier

Nutrition in Emergencies      


Montserrat Saboya

Urban settings 


Gregg Greenough


WEEK2 Monday 10. July Tuesday 11. July Wednesday 12. July Thursday 13. July Friday 14. July
09:00-09:15 Warm up session Warm up session Warm up session Warm up session Warm up session

Survey and Sampling Methods I

Tefera Darge Delbiso

Outbreak Case Study

Julita Gil Cuesta

Sexual and Reproductive Health

Mandana Mehta

Simulation exercice

   Claude de Ville

Written exam

Refugee Health

Kathy Buelens


Survey and Sampling Methods II


Tefera Darge Delbiso

Introduction to Epidemiology and Exercises

Joris van Loenhout &     Maria Moitinho

Ethics in Emergencies


Bertrand Draguez 

Simulation exercice

Claude de Ville

Diploma and closing ceremony

Geo Information Systems


Pascaline Wallemacq

Epi Info



Joris van Loenhout &         Alex Williams


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APHES 2017 – Social Programme

Wednesday 5 July - 17:45 Welcome Drink: at Cook & Book
Wednesday 12 July - 18:00 Aphes Dinner: at Volle Gas (Place Fernand Cocq 21, Ixelles)