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Quality Improvement: a Key for Health Systems Strengthening
Description: At the end of the course participants should be able to: • Critically analyse the importance of improving quality in health systems • Analyse strengths and weaknesses of different types of...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-03-01
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 7.5 ECTS credits
Rebuilding Health Systems – Analysing the challenges in fragile and disrupted states
Description: On successful completion of the module the student will be able to: • Evaluate the direct and indirect effects of complex emergencies on health and social systems in countries affected by...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-02-19
Institution: UK - Institute for Global Health and Development, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
ECTS credit points: 5 ECTS credits
Supply Chain Management in Health care
Description: By the end of the course, student will be able to : • Identify and analyse components of the supply chain cycle • Analyse the required integration of health commodities supply management in...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-09-28
Institution: Switzerland - Swiss Tropical & Public Health Institute, Basel
ECTS credit points: 6 ECTS credits
Health Economics and Health Financing
Description: After successfully completing the module, students will be able to: • Evaluate why economic considerations are important when addressing the health system • Describe the main financing and...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-07-13
Institution: Switzerland - Swiss Tropical & Public Health Institute, Basel
ECTS credit points: 6 ECTS credits
Clinical Decision-Making for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis (Acronym DR-TB)
Description: At the end of this course, participants should be able to: • Define the problems with DR TB in their country in terms of occurrence, diagnosis and treatment, using available data; • Assess...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-02-19
Institution: Belgium - Antwerp Institute of Tropical Medicine
ECTS credit points: 5 ECTS credits
Qualitative Research Methods for Global Public Health
Description: The course aims to prepare the students for the use of qualitative research in global public health. On successful completion of the module, the student will be able to: · Design and implement a...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-01-03
Institution: Norway - Centre for International Health, Universitetet i Bergen
ECTS credit points: 5 ECTS credits
Rebuilding Disrupted Health Systems – Developing context-specific strategies for health care policies, implementation and governance
Description: By the end of the course student should be able to: 1. Identify policy and implementation gaps and discuss options to address these in fragile and conflict affected environments 2. Discuss...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-04-02
Institution: The Netherlands - Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), Amsterdam
ECTS credit points: 5 ECTS credits
Applying the Rights Based Approach in achieving health related SDGs.
Description: By the end of the course participants should be able to: • Critically appraise the importance of the rights based approach in achieving the promise of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-06-04
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits
Mapping inequalities in health using GIS
Description: The aim of the course is to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills enabling them to use of GIS as a tool for improved planning and performance of disease control. Special...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-11-19
Institution: The Netherlands - Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), Amsterdam
ECTS credit points: 5 ECTS credits
Analysing Disrupted Health Systems (ADHS)
Description: At the end of the module the participants should be able to: • Use adequate tools for health system analysis in countries in crises and adapt them to the local context; • Assess the structure...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-08-13
Institution: The Netherlands - Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), Amsterdam
ECTS credit points: 4 ECTS credits
Monitoring & Evaluation in a dynamic health environment
Description: • Compare and critically discuss the fundamental concepts that underpin effective monitoring and evaluation of health programs within health systems • Formulate the most appropriate M&E strategy...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-08-13
Institution: The Netherlands - Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), Amsterdam
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Molecular Parasitology: The biology, diagnosis, epidemiology, taxonomy, vaccines & drug resistance of parasites of medical importance & their vectors
Description: At the end of the module the student should: 1. Recognise the importance of molecular biology for the study of the major parasites of medical importance and its application on research; 2.
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-04-19
Institution: Protugal - Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical , Universidade Nova de Lisboa
ECTS credit points: 6 ECTS credits
Genomics and Proteomics applied to Infectious Diseases
Description: In recent years, following the sequencing of the human genome and many livestock and pathogen genomes alike, we have witnessed the development of genomic and proteomic "post-genomic"...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-01-25
Institution: Protugal - Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical , Universidade Nova de Lisboa
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits
How to Plan Successfully. A focus on priority setting, resource allocation and strategic planning for health (Ifakara, Tanzania)
Description: By the end of the course participants should be able to: - critically reflect concepts of priority setting, economics and planning regarding the development of health systems - put into practice...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-11-12
Institution: Switzerland - Swiss Tropical & Public Health Institute, Basel
ECTS credit points: 4.5 ECTS credits
Social Marketing and Communication
Description: At the end of the course, students will be able to: • Know about and apply key social marketing concepts, principles and ethical considerations in the field of health • Value the role of...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-01-26
Institution: Switzerland - Swiss Tropical & Public Health Institute, Basel
ECTS credit points: 6 ECTS credits

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