McGill University is pleased to be hosting its 3rd annual Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health in 2017. More than 400 participants from 40+ countries will meet in Montreal to join one of the six week-long courses offered by McGill faculty and international experts in infectious disease. This year, the courses will be given June 12-23.


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McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health 
The Summer Institute short courses feature internationally known faculty, a focus on highly applicable new knowledge, and an opportunity to network with fellow global health professionals from around the world. View the Summer Institute video and brochure.

   June 12-23, 2017

Where:  McGill University | Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Who:      Hosted by McGill Global Health Programs, the McGill International TB Centre, the McGill Institute of Parasitology and the MUHC-RI (Infectious Diseases and Immunity in Global Health), and the JD Maclean Centre for Tropical Diseases

What:      2017 Summer Institute Courses will be…

Week 1: June 12-16, 2017

  • TB Research Methods
  • Global Health Diagnostics
  • Bioinformatics for Parasitic Diseases – NEW

Week 2: June 19-23, 2017

  • Advanced TB Diagnostics
  • Introduction to Genomic Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases
  • Qualitative Methods in Global Infectious Diseases Research – NEW


Deadline: You are encouraged to apply early as evaluation for acceptance is rolling. The deadline for participants needing a Visa to travel to Canada is Feb 28th and registration closes April 24th.

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