Cadernos de Saúde Pública
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CASTIEL, Luis David and SAID, Rosa Valéria Azevedo. A capacitação em epidemiologia no Brasil e a experiência do curso de especialização em epidemiologia da Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública. Cad. Saúde Pública [online]. 1987, vol.3, n.3, pp. 221-235. ISSN 1678-4464. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-311X1987000300002.
This paper is an attempt to organize information produced in several meetings which dealt with teaching issues in Epidemiology recently in Brazil. The emphasis is given to specialization courses (diploma) and Post-graduate programs in Public Health. Furthermore, it shows the most relevant conclusions, proposals and blueprints of these meetings. As an example of Manpower training in Epidemiology, the experience of the Specialization Course in Epidemiology of the National School of Public Health is presented.