The European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training started in 1995. The programme is funded by the European Commission and by various EU member states as well as WHO and Norway. Subject to agreement for another round of funding, the eleventh cohort of fellows is planned, starting in September 2005. The programme invites applications for twelve fellowships for this 24-month training programme in communicable disease field epidemiology.


Applicants for the 2005 cohort must be nationals of an EU member country, Switzerland or Norway and should have experience in public health, a keen interest in fieldwork and be pursuing a career involving public health infectious disease epidemiology. They should have a good knowledge of English and of at least one other EU language, and be prepared to live abroad for a period of 24 months.
If you are interested by the programme, please have a look at our website (see below).

Applications for Cohort 11 must be sent to the Programme Office at:

before 31st January 2005. All information regarding the application process can be found at the website