Welcome to TEPHINET

Created in 1997, Training Programs in Epidemiology and Public Health Interventions Network (TEPHINET) is a professional network of 63 field epidemiology training programs (FETPs) in 88 countries around the world. TEPHINET aims to strengthen international public health capacity by training field epidemiologists through an applied apprenticeship program. Trainees of FETPs master a set of core competencies that are vital to the practice of public health, while providing a valuable public health service to their countries and regions.

Apply to be an EpiCore Member

EpiCore relies on the global knowledge of health professionals to verify emerging infectious disease outbreaks using innovative surveillance methods that can identify outbreaks more quickly. Apply to become a pioneer member of this virtual community today.

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The European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology (ESCAIDE) takes place from 11-13 November 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden.

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8th Global Conference

Did you miss the conference? Register on our LearnItLive platform and watch videorecordings from the TEPHINET 8th Global Scientific Conference in Mexico City (September 2015).

Accreditation: January 2015

Accreditation has officially launched, and programs are in the application process.

Reviewers will be contacted, as needed, to support the review process for programs applying.

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TEPHINET 15th Anniversary Report

To commemorate its 15th annniversary, TEPHINET released an anniversary report summarizing the history of the network and its recent accomplishments.

The PDF version is available for download.