Short courses 2023 / 2024


Our current short courses can be found below.  If you are interested in a topic not covered by these courses please email the Professional Learning team to discuss your requirements:

Short courses 2023

How to Quickly Synthesise Research 17th & 18th October 2023 (2 half days)
Real World Evaluations: Ten Key Principles for Evaluating Complex Health and Social Interventions 23rd & 24th October 2023

Systematic Reviews and Meta-analysis

Newly revised programme for 2023

14th - 23rd November 2023 (four half/full days)

Qualitative Research Methods: An Introduction to the Diversity of Qualitative Research Methods (Part 1) 4th December 2023
Qualitative Research Methods: Advanced Theory and Practice (Part 2) 5th December 2023

Short courses 2024

Rapid Review Methods 15th & 22nd February 2024 Register interest
Systematic Approaches to Searching for Evidence 5th & 19th March 2024 Register interest
Utility Data for Use in Cost-effectiveness Models 16th April - 21st May 2024 Register interest
Advanced Simulation Methods 22nd April - 2nd May 2024 Register interest
How to Understand Statistics in Research 4th June - 25th June 2024  Register interest
Evidence Synthesis of Qualitative Research in Europe (ESQUIRE) 18th September - 26th September 2024 (one full day and three half days) Register interest

Upcoming courses

The Application of Psychometrics for Measuring Health Outcomes and Quality of Life - Part 1 (Face-to Face) Next intake TBC Register interest
The Application of Psychometrics for Assessing Health Outcomes and Quality of Life - Part 2 (Face-to Face) Next intake TBC Register interest

'R' for Health Economic Modelling

Next intake TBC Register interest
Planning your Target Trial and navigating real-world metadata: foundations for causal inference Next intake TBC Register interest

About the Division of Population Health (SCHARR)

We are an International Centre of Excellence for Health Technology Assessment (HTA), Health Economics and Decision Modelling, Health Services Research and Public Health. We have over 20 years’ experience of providing worldwide knowledge transfer activities in the health and social care sector.

We recognise the pressures of studying and working at the same time. Short courses offer a flexible and alternative approach that can be completed to suit your work schedule. We offer variety in our portfolio of learning that will help you develop new analytical skills, in-depth disciplinary knowledge and the capacity to deploy critical thinking, all of which are essential to work effectively in health related organisations in a globalised world.

Knowledge Exchange (KE) allows us to utilise the impact of our research by applying our expert knowledge and skills in the real world of health and social care. Our support covers private industry, public and third sectors as well as other policy, decision-making and academic collaborations in health.