Course information

Course title
When Science Meets Law: Forensic Epidemiology in Legal Practice
University / Organization
Radboud University
City
Nijmegen
Country
Netherlands
Academic level
Both Msc and PhD
Language
English
School
Address
Course director
Course lecturer(s)
Prof. Maroeska Rovers, Prof. Bart Kiemeney, and Machteld van Egmond Msc.
Course aim
Demonstrate an understanding of similarities and differences in public health and law enforcement investigative goals and methods; Recognize when to involve the other discipline; coordinate mutual investigations and share information between public health and law enforcement; Identify fallacies resulting from improper use of epidemiologic methods in forensic settings; Understand implications of using forensic expert evidence for procedural law.
Course contents / programme
Required Knowledge and preparation
Teaching methods
Assessment
Course type
Summer School
Consecutive days
Yes
Online course
No
Duration (net days)
5
Credits
2
Course fee
€600. Discounts available. See website.
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front approval