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Are you interested in the basic mechanisms that underlie health and disease? Do you want to learn how to examine their occurrences and determinants in contexts such as clinical practice and healthcare policy? Are you interested in pursuing or developing your career as an epidemiological researcher or policy adviser in public health or clinical medicine? Then Epidemiology could be just the programme for you. Read more >
If you start to study at FHML-UM as of September 2020, please visit our special webpage with information that helps you with your study start during COVID-19.
Our events in Maastricht may be cancelled because of the coronavirus, but we still have plenty of online ways to answer your questions and give you a feel of what it is like to study at the Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences. There are students to chat with, online one-on-one appointments to schedule, live Q&A sessions to participate in.
Meet Mina: the student ambassador for the master's in Epidemiology.
On her Instagram account she shares her study programme experiences, moments of her life in Maastricht, and much more. Follow her to get a sneak peek of your possible future!
Also, if you have questions about the programme and/or about (student) life in Maastricht, don't hesitate to get in touch with Mina by sending her a DM via her Instagram page; she's happy to help you with your study choice, as previous student ambassadors helped her with hers.
Our research into prevention of certain diseases will make this world a better place.
To work for the World Health Organization contributing to high-quality policies
In this master I learn about research and applying the results of that research at the same time.
As an epidemiologist you have the potential to improve people’s everyday life
During my internship I’m doing original research on autism. I didn’t know anybody when I moved to Maastricht, but everyone was eager to meet new people and become friends
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