The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) organises traineeship once a year, each for a period of three to nine months. ECDC is an EU agency which aims to strengthen Europe's defences against infectious diseases.
The main aims are:
to provide young university graduates with a unique and first experience of ECDC;
to enable such trainees to acquire practical experience and knowledge of the day-to-day work of the centre's units;
to provide the opportunity to young university graduates to put into practice knowledge acquired during their studies, and in particular in their specific area of study.
The programme seeks candidates in the following fields: clinical infectious diseases, microbiology, public health, epidemiology, statistics and/or modelling of infectious diseases, social sciences, medical informatics, scientific and/or risk communication, as well as other related fields.
Deadline Application: 31-01-2017