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EUPATI Training Course

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The EUPATI Expert Training Course is an exciting and unique opportunity offering patient advocates expert-level training in medicines research and development, specifically tailored for them. The certificate course will be a mixture of online and face-to-face education modules over a 13-month period, beginning September 2014.

• The major part of the teaching will be delivered via distance e-learning.

• It is expected that successful candidates commit 150-175 hours for the e-learning.

• In addition, candidates should commit to attending two face-to-face meetings that will take place in Barcelona, Spain therefore 8-10 days (including travel)

o 30 March to 3 April 2015
o 14 to18 September 2015

• Full scholarship with travel, accommodation and food expenses for the face-to-face meetings met by the EUPATI project.

• The full training is provided in English language.

• As a outcome of completing the EUPATI Training Course the aim is for new Patient Experts to actively participate in medicines research and development processes in different roles.

On this page: http://www.patientsacademy.eu/index.php/en/edu you will find:

• a detailed "Guide for Applicants" describing the subjects covered in the course, the methodology and timelines, how to apply, application deadlines and how we choose participants.

• a list of frequent questions & answers about the EUPATI Expert Training Course

the application form, which needs to be filled in completely by 20 April 2014.

Who should register?

Healthcare professionals who wish to be part of a unique network, providing access to up-to-date, accurate and validated information about clinical research.

Investigators and study staff who wish to be part of a unique network, in order to stay abreast of clinical trials taking place in Luxembourg and who are willing to further develop their competencies.