Nijmegen, Netherlands

Towards Individualized Care: Sex & Gender Perspectives in Health

when 11 July 2022 - 15 July 2022
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 500

This course is a full immersion interdisciplinary design-thinking-based experience that will address both the context of sex- and gender-sensitive health as well as your role as a provider/professional in the field.

Course leader

Sabine Oertelt-Prigione
Professor (Strategic Chair) of Gender in Primary and Transmural Care
Department of Primary and Community Care

Target group


We welcome participants already working in or studying (at Masters level) to work in the field of health, spanning from basic biomedical research, to clinical to public health and social medicine. We aim for an international and interdisciplinary group that will inspire and challenge each other to broaden their perspective and (future) practice.

Course aim

After this course you are able to:

- Understand the concepts of sex and gender and their impact on health.
- Identify how sex and gender affect your own research/health care practice.
- Apply concepts of sex and gender analysis to health (care) problems.
- Critically reflect on your role as a professional towards sex and gender sensitive healthcare.

Fee info

EUR 500: The fee includes the registration fees, course materials, access to library and IT facilities, coffee/tea, lunch, and a number of social activities.


We offer several reduced fees:
€ 450 early bird discount- deadline 1 April 2022 (10%)
€ 425 partner + RU discount (15%)
€ 375 early bird + partner + RU discount (25%)