The train the trainers course “Epidemiological aspects of vaccine preventable diseases” is set up to teach public health subject matter experts the principles of competency-based education, with selected examples from the domain of vaccine preventable diseases. The course was developed by ECDC to support Member States in efforts to train public health professionals as trainers.
The creation of this training material was commissioned in 2012 by ECDC to the consortium of experts with the direct involvement of Angela Giusti (IT), Paolo D’Ancona (IT), Pierluigi Lopalco (SE), Richard Pebody (UK), Hanna Nohynek (FI), and Susan Hahne (NL)
Materials in this course are based on earlier presentations by Mary Ramsay, Darina O’Flanagan, Anette Siedler, Anouk Berger and Nick Andrews
The revision and update of this training material was commissioned in 2017 by ECDC to Transmissible with the direct involvement of Pawel Stefanoff, Marta Valenciano and Arnold Bosman