The Summer School is an annual initiative that was first launched in 2005. Currently, the event is organised by the Department of Community Medicine, Health Information and Decision of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto (MEDCIDS-FMUP), with the support of CINTESIS.
During several weeks, the Summer School imparts several courses directed to health professionals, researchers and students of different areas of knowledge, such as Medicine, Health Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics, among others. The objective is to provide the participants with basic knowledge on Clinical Research and Health Services, Biostatistics and Medical Informatics.
Several researchers of CINTESIS lecture on this Summer School joined by renowned international specialists, all under the responsibility of Altamiro da Costa Pereira, coordinator of that R&D Unit.
Institution: Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto (FMUP)