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The ECDC two-year fellowship programme has a path for epidemiology and a path for public health microbiology:
In this path, the focus is on training and practical experience in intervention epidemiology at the national centres for surveillance and control of communicable diseases in the European Union. It is for EU medical practitioners, public-health nurses, microbiologists, veterinarians and other health professionals with previous experience in Public Health and a keen interest in epidemiology.
This path focuses on developing a European network of public health microbiologists to strengthen communicable disease surveillance and control through an integrated laboratory-field epidemiology network for outbreak detection, investigation and response. It is for: microbiologists, veterinarians, biomedical scientists, medical doctors or biologists with demonstrated experience in microbiology.

 Application procedure 


Call for application for Fellows in the European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training (EPIET)

Call for application for fellows in the European Public Health Microbiology Training (EUPHEM) in collaboration with the European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training

For applications to be valid, you must proceed in two steps:
Provide the following elements:
a. Online application form;
b. Detailed EUROPASS Curriculum Vitae (available on - Personal Information should include address, date of birth, telephones, emails and nationality) and;
c. Letter of motivation
Step 2: E-mail the Case Id that will be provided through the online submission to:
clearly indicating Surname, EPIET or EUPHEM and the Case Id, in the Subject line.
Example: Smith EUPHEM cfa0f65d-5213-42f2-b46f-de0a9e68f363

Applications must be in English, the working language of the Centre. You may be requested at a later stage to supply documentary evidence in original in support of the statements that you make for this application.
The application will be rejected if the dossier is incomplete.

Deadline for the submission of applications was 10 January 2016, at 24.00 CET.


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