The project “Enhance Health Research Skills in Western Balkans” aims to enhance healthcare research capability and capacity among students in Western Balkan countries

What are the benefits of participating in this project

1. Create a network with other students to work together toward a shared goal of using research skills in the healthcare research;
2. Increase knowledge and literacy in epidemiology and public health concepts, biostatistics and
data analysis, determinants of health, study designs;
3. Build capacity in the healthcare research;
4. Gain hands-on experience from the experts participating in a workshop, that could facilitate the use and implementation of the knowledge acquired into healthcare research.
5. Certificate of attendance after completion of the training

Eligibility criteria

-Applicants must be enrolled in a graduate program in health sciences, such as General Medicine,

-Pharmacy, Public Health, Nursing, etc. in one of the Western Balkan countries (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Kosovo* and Serbia).

-Applicants should have high proficiency in English.

-Applicants should have strong communication and interpersonal skills and show serious commitment

Selection Process

-A dedicated selection committee will go through all the applications and will choose the winning applicants based on their motivation to participate and their curriculum vitae.

-All the selected applicants will be directly contacted to be informed about the result of their application

-The selected applicants must read and sign a written agreement document provided by the project “Enhance Health Research Skills in Western Balkans”