Call for ECDC Fellowship Programme (EPIET & EUPHEM) cohort 2021

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The call for applications for the EU-track cohort 2021 of the ECDC Fellowship Programme is now open.

Interested candidates can apply to become a fellow in one of the two paths offered by the Programme: EPIET field epidemiology and EUPHEM public health microbiology.

Deadline for application is 21 September 2020, at 24.00 CEST.

Both paths are recruiting applicants for a two-year training to enable the fellow to carry out activities related to surveillance, outbreak investigation and control of communicable disease threats. In addition, the training will include activities related to the area of public health management, applied public health microbiology and laboratory research, communication and teaching.


Applicants must be nationals of an EU/EEA country and should have experience in public health, epidemiology or microbiology.

The fellowship starts 11 September 2021.

To submit an application, please read the calls for application and the rules governing the ECDC Fellowship Programme.

Read more about EPIET and EUPHEM, and see examples of projects conducted by former fellows.

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