The University of Malta Gozo Centre will be organising the following short course:

'Basis of Medicine'

The aim of the course is to provide a basic understanding of the fundamental aspects of modern medicine. The course will cover various issues including, cancer, diabetes, heart disease, hereditary disease, Aids, cloning and DNA.

This course should be useful to anyone wishing to improve his or her understanding of disease processes, including ways of preventing disease.

The course will be spread over 7 weekends, starting Friday 2nd May 2003.  There will be one session every Friday from 1800hrs to 2000hrs. The registration fee is Lm10.

Those interested should contact the University Gozo Centre on Tel: 21564559, 21562054, Fax: 21564550, E-mail: or write to the University of Malta - Gozo Centre, Mgarr Road, Xewkija, Gozo VCT 111.