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Organizado por Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Using Mobile Phones and Citizen Science to Fight Diseases

  • Fechas:

    Del 06/07/20 al 10/07/20

  • Lugar:

    Curs no presencial, Barcelona, España (mapa)

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This course will use the problem of disease-vector mosquitoes as a way to introduce students to citizen science, disease ecology, and basic statistics.

The course aims to give students:

  • An introduction to the emerging field of citizen science.
  • An understanding of the basic tools used in citizen science and preparation for studying this further or participating in citizen science projects.
  • A basic introduction to disease ecology, focused on mosquito-borne diseases.
  • A basic introduction to statistical methods and computational tools necessary for analyzing data in a wide variety of fields the students may decide to pursue in the future .

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