Economic Affairs Division Signs MOU with Prime Foundation


General body meeting of PAFEC KP Chapter held at PMC


PIPH faculty’s research on hand washing behavior change published in Oxford Journal of Public Health


PIPH faculty's article published in WHO EMRO's East Mediterranean Health Journal

Prime Foundation & AKU's collaborative research project published in Lancet - Global Health

Study was regarding community engagement for immunization.


Emergency & Disaster Management workshop in collaboration with Rescue 1122 and PDMA

Participants were trained by specialists from Rescue 1122 and Provincial Disaster Management Authority


Short course on

Principles of Epidemiology

Duration: Once weekly session (total 13 weeks)

Time: Friday afternoons

Prime Institute of Public Health

Why should you enroll?

  • This practical hands-on course will
  • Develop a working knowledge of basic epidemiological principles,
  • Provide effective skills to critically evaluate the literature,
  • Familiarize you with outcome measures, methods of adjustment, quantitative study designs, and sources of data, and
  • Reposition your professional career due to added epidemiological expertise.

Who should enroll?

  • The course is ideal for mid-career and entry-level professionals working in health sector especially those working in field or research roles in public health and clinical medicine.
  • MS, M Phil, MPH, PhD students who are working on theses, and wish to develop their understanding of epidemiology.

What will be covered?

  • Measures of Morbidity and Mortality
  • Rate Adjustment
  • Epidemic Investigation
  • Descriptive Epidemiology
  • Causation
  • Cohort Studies
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Basic Analyses of Case-Control & Cohort Data
  • Confounding
  • Effect Modification
  • Intervention Studies
  • Comparing Study Designs
  • Screening

Who are the course facilitators?
Dr. Umair Qazi, Assistant Professor
Having an MPH (Epidemiology) degree from George Washington University (USA), Dr. Qazi has been actively involved in clinical research at John Hopkins University (USA) for more than a decade. He will be the lead instructor of the course.

Registration Fee

Rs. 15,000/- Regular


Register Now
Last day of registration: 12th September 2017
Call for details: 091-5202169 - 0333-0282801