Aarhus, Denmark

Mother Child Health

when 8 August 2022 - 26 August 2022
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 380

The parents’ health and other factors during pregnancy can influence fetus growth and development, neonatal and child cognitive development and health, preschool and school health and performance, and puberty development.

Focus in this course will be on how lifestyle, diet and environmental exposures during pregnancy can affect fecundity, fetal and infant growth, and CNS development - including ASD, ADHD, schizophrenia and Cerebral Palsy. The course will also address health risk by genetic susceptibility assessed by genetic polymorphisms and epigenetic analyses that might elucidate the environmental exposures and risk for poor neurodevelopmental outcome.

Course leader

Bodil Hammer Bech and Eva Cecilie Bonefeld-Jørgensen

Target group

Master's level

Fee info

EUR 380: EU/EEA citizens
EUR 1313: NON-EU/EEA citizens

Scholarships

No scholarships available

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