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Financing Health Care: Concepts, Challenges and Practices
Description: By the end of this course participants will be able to: • Recognise the positive and normative foundations of health care financing, with specific reference to the discourse on health systems...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-04-16
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Consultancy Skills in International Cooperation in Health –Evaluation of Health Facilities, Projects and Programmes
Description: The overall objective of this course is to enable health professionals and managers to understand and apply the concepts and principles of evaluation when evaluating facilities, projects and...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-03-05
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Proposal Writing as a Consultancy Skill
Description: The overall objective of this course is to enable health professionals and managers and students to understand and apply the concepts and principles of proposal writing within international health...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-03-19
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits
Public Health and Disasters - Assessing and responding to health care needs in natural disasters and complex emergencies
Description: At the end of the course participants should be able to: • explain the health and health systems impacts of disasters • explain the importance of addressing gender based violence and mental...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-04-30
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Quality Management in International Health
Description: By the end of the module the participants should be able to: 1. Identify challenges and current developments for improving healthcare quality in low and middle income countries. 2. Critically...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-06-11
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 4.5 ECTS credits
Clinical Management of Tropical Diseases (CMTD)
with optional supplement:
Occupational Medicine in International Health (OMIH)

Description: By the end of the CMTD course, students should be able to: • analyse and differentiate the clinical presentations of major infectious diseases • critically differentiate potential diagnoses of...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-02-26
Institution: Germany - Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Berlin
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Advanced Vaccinology
Description: At the end of the module, participants will be able to: - formulate a state-of-the-art update on recent global developments in the field of vaccinology including the introduction of new vaccines...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-01-08
Institution: Germany - Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Berlin
ECTS credit points: 3.5 ECTS credits
Health Economics and Economic Analysis
Description: Overall objectives: At the end of the module the student should be able to: • critically discuss, exchange and share views about health economics and its use in the decision making...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-02-05
Institution: Germany - Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Berlin
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Mental Health in a Cross-Cultural Perspective with a Special Focus on Traumatized Populations
Description: The aim of this course is to learn about mental health in a socio-cultural context and to acquire basic practical skills to be applied in situations of population groups being severely traumatised by...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-03-19
Institution: Germany - Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Berlin
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits
Corso di Perfezionamento in Salute Globale / TropEd Core Course in Global Health
Description: By the end of the core course, students should be able to: • identify and analyse interrelated determinants of health and major health problems of populations in a cross-disciplinary perspective...
Classification: core course
Date start: 2017-02-13
Institution: Italy - Clinica di Malattie Infettive e Tropicali, Università degli Studi di Brescia
ECTS credit points: 20 ECTS credits
Short course in Clinical Research and Evidence-based Medicine (SCREM)
Description: A. Retrieve relevant published articles related to a research question and evaluate relevance of clinical research results in relation to a concrete low resource setting; B. Design a research...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2017-12-04
Institution: Belgium - Antwerp Institute of Tropical Medicine
ECTS credit points: 9 ECTS credits
Advanced Epidemiological Methods
Description: At the end of the module,students will be able to: - Appraise the different alternative explanations to causality, and propose ways to address them. - Evaluate the presence of effect...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-04-09
Institution: Germany - Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Berlin
ECTS credit points: 4.5 ECTS credits
Decision-making in Public Health: Evidence, Politics or Diplomacy
Description: By the end of this course participants will be able to: • Establish and critically discuss evidence-informed concepts and identify different approaches for health policy decisions • Develop...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-04-09
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits
Health Policy and Financing
Description: At the end of the module the participants should be able to: • Discuss and apply a framework for policy analysis, considering effectiveness, equity and implementation challenges. • Appraise...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-05-14
Institution: The Netherlands - Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), Amsterdam
ECTS credit points: 4 ECTS credits
Public health anthropology: concepts and tools
Description: By the end of the course, participants will be able to: • Reflect on the use of ethnographic methods to conduct research in order to identify cultural paradigms and practices related to health...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-01-22
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits

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