ICT For HIV/AIDS Surveillance and Reporting Course (08th -12th February 2018)

Event: ICT For HIV/AIDS Surveillance and Reporting Course

Venue: Indepth Research Services, Nairobi, Kenya.

Event Date: 08th -12th February 2018


HIV/AIDS surveillance and reporting enhances efforts to prevent HIV transmission, improve allocation of resources for treatment services & assist in evaluating the impact of public health interventions. This course will provide training in new methods, techniques and best practices related to effective reporting data on AIDS cases, new infections, and behavior and characteristics of people at high risk to relevant authorities. The general aims of the course are to familiarize participants with ICT including mobile phone and tablets in data collection and disseminating of HIV/AIDS surveillance to providers and institutions responsible for implementation of HIV/AIDS prevention control.

5 days

Who should attend?
Medical practitioners in charge of HIV/AIDS programs, project officers, researchers and data collectors

The objectives of the training courses are to:
•Increase capacities of participants in development and implementation of HIV/AIDS surveillance and reporting
•Provide a practical overview of methods and approaches used in surveillance data collection, analysis and reporting
•Introduce participants to ICT with the emphasis on open data kit in collecting HIV/AIDS data
•Describe the importance of dissemination of HIV/AIDS surveillance data to providers and institutions responsible for implementation of HIV/AIDS prevention and control programmes
•Assist participants in applying the course contents in their countries

• Introduction
• HIV/AIDS Surveillance Data
• HIV/AIDS Data Collection Using ODK
• Analyzing HIV/AIDS Surveillance data
• Writing Surveillance Report

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Tailor-Made Training
This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of 4 participants. You can have it delivered in our training center or at a convenient location.

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Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B. 29th January 2018. Send proof of payment to [email protected]