Here you can find information on the organisational aspects of the Programme, lecture timetables, learning activities and useful contact details for your time at the University, from enrolment to graduation.
The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.
The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..
For the year 2017/2018
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Exam dates and rounds are managed by the relevant Medicine Teaching and Student Services Unit.
To view all the exam sessions available, please use the Exam dashboard on ESSE3.
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The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.
The course aims the student to know and study the main determinants of health and disease, the preventive strategies both individual and collective, and of interventions to promote the health and safety of their users. Particularly, it aims to understand the causes, the pathogenic mechanisms, and methods of prevention and control of infectious diseases and the main chronic diseases as outcomes of lifestyles.
Introduction to epidemiology:
- Definition, objectives and characteristics of epidemiology
- Measures in epidemiology
The concept of health, disease and causes of disease epidemiology. Criteria for the assessment of the causal link.
Epidemiological studies: descriptive, analytical, brief notes on experimental studies
Elements for the assessment of the main problems of health of a population:
- Epidemiological profile of the Italian population
- Leading causes of death in the general population
Epidemiology and prevention of infectious diseases:
- The epidemiological chain and the methods of transmission: endemic, sporadic and epidemic diseases
- The direct and indirect prophylaxis of infectious diseases; disinfection and sterilization
- The specific direct prophylaxis: vaccine prophylaxis, vaccination strategies, law and vaccinations, immunizations calendar
Hints of epidemiology and primary and secondary prevention (screening) of the most important chronic diseases: ischemic heart disease, diabetes mellitus, malignant neoplasms.
There you will find information, resources and services useful during your time at the University (Student’s exam record, your study plan on ESSE3, Distance Learning courses, university email account, office forms, administrative procedures, etc.). You can log into MyUnivr with your GIA login details.
I servizi e le attività di orientamento sono pensati per fornire alle future matricole gli strumenti e le informazioni che consentano loro di compiere una scelta consapevole del corso di studi universitario.