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International Workshop on Mapping and Population Size Estimation of Global Health Programs_15–19 J

Empower School of Health (ESH), is organizing the International Workshop on Mapping and Population Size Estimation of Global Health Programs, scheduled from 15th – 19th July, 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey.

Population size estimation is important to know the population sizes across the areas and then adequately respond and plan services, programs and policies. Mapping and estimation can be used to develop new programs; planning and implementation of interventions; understanding of social determinants of health and revisions in policies and laws. This workshop is designed to build the capacity of professionals to use population information, produce local and national estimates, understand the scope of the problem, set targets, estimate resources needed and plan appropriate interventions. The key topics being covered are:

- Overview of Mapping and Population Size Estimation
- Different Methods of Population Size Estimation
*Census and Enumeration; Population Survey, Multiplier Method; Capture-Recapture; Network scale-up, PLACE
- Challenges for Mapping and Population Size Estimation
- Measuring Coverage with Interventions
- Use of Data for Estimation
- Overview of Extrapolation Methodologies
- Designing Size Estimates Studies

The course fee for this residential workshop is: US$ 2500 (Residential) which includes:
- 5-day face-to-face workshop in Istanbul, Turkey
- Resources, course material and workshop kit
- Accommodation for the duration of the workshop
- Breakfast, lunch, tea + snacks during the workshop sessions
- Certificate from Empower School of Health
- One-year of technical assistance
- Does not include – airfare, health insurance, visa fees, airport transfers or other travel expenses

Please follow this link to find more details as well as the online application form-

Organisation Empower School of Health

Country: India