Challenged to think across disciplines

25 young doctors and biomedical scientists at SSMU

On November 3-4, 2017, 25 young doctors and biomedical scientists took part in School of epidemiology and mixed methods research. This event was moderated by epidemiologist Jan Hattendorf and social scientist Olga Zvonareva who challenged participants to think across disciplines and combine approaches and methodologies to understand contemporary public health problems. Particular attention was devoted to understanding and working with disciplinary differences and engaging a diversity of perspectives in formulating and answering research questions.

The school of epidemiology and mixed methods research took place in Siberian State Medical University with the support of the Participatory Public Health Centre.