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MECOR Program

Methods in Epidemiologic, Clinical and Operations Research (MECOR)

The ATS MECOR Program is an intensive one week course for physicians and related health care professionals designed to strengthen capacity and leadership in epidemiological, clinical and operations research related to respiratory conditions, critical care and sleep medicine in middle and low income countries. 

The ATS MECOR Program offers four component courses:

  • Level 1:  Introduction to Clinical Research Methods
  • Level 2:  Advanced Clinical Research Methods
  • Level 3:  Advanced Clinical Research Methods: Protocol Development
  • Level 4:  Advanced Clinical Research Methods: Data Analysis & Scientific Writing

The ATS MECOR Program 2015-2016 Course Schedule



MECOR

LATIN AMERICAN THORACIC SOCIETY PROGRAMS

México City, México 1994
Cuernavaca, México 1995
Santiago, Chile 1996
San Paulo, Brasil 1997
Buenos Aires, Argentina 1998
Cuzco, Perú, 1999
Quinamavida, Chile 2001
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2002
Buenos Aires, Argentina 2003
Punte del Este, Uruguay 2004
Quito, Ecuador, 2005
Alphaville, Brasil, 2006
Quinamavida, Chile 2007
Neuquén, Argentina 2008
Botucatu, Brasil 2009
Bogotá, Columbia 2010
Guayaquil, Ecuador 2011
Pelota, Brasil 2012
Montevideo, Uruguay 2013
Bogotá, Columbia 2014
México City, México 2015
Argentina 2016

PAN AFRICAN THORACIC SOCIETY PROGRAMS

Blantyre, Malawi 2007
Blantyre, Malawi 2008
Blantyre, Malawi 2009
Nairobi, Kenya 2010
Nairobi, Kenya 2011
Nairobi, Kenya 2013
Nairobi, Kenya 2014
Nairobi, Kenya 2015
Blantyre, Malawi 2016

TURKISH THORACIC SOCIETY PROGRAMS

Ceşme, Turkey 2008
Ephesus, Turkey 2009
Ceşme, Turkey 2010
Istanbul, Turkey 2011
Ceşme, Turkey 2012
Kusadasi, Turkey 2013
Ceşme, Turkey 2014
Kusadasi, Turkey 2015
Kusadasi, Turkey 2016

INDIA PROGRAMS

Chennai, India 2009
Mumbai, India 2010
Chennai, India 2012
New Dehli, India 2014
Jaipur, India 2016

SOUTHEAST ASIA PROGRAMS

Hanoi, Việtnam 2011
Can Tho City, Việtnam 2012
Hanoi, Việtnam 2013
Hanoi, Việtnam 2014
Da Lat, Việtnam 2015
Hanoi, Vietnam 2016

CHINA PROGRAMS

Beijing, China 2013
Chengdu, China 2015
Guangzhou, China 2016

INDONESIAN SOCIETY OF RESPIROLOGY PROGRAMS

Bogor, Indonesia 2013
Bogor, Indonesia 2014
Bekasi, Indonesia 2015
Bekasi, Indonesia 2016

 

“Improving global lung health through development of
local, country and regional lung disease research capacity”
 

Last Reviewed: June 2016