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Bridging the Gap between Research and Health Policy Making
Description: At the end of this course, students should be able to: • Understand the fundamentals of health policy framework; research-to-policy gap and strategies to overcome this gap • Explain how...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2018-06-11
Institution: Vietnam - Department of Graduate Education, Hanoi University of Public Health
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
International Health Core Course
Description: Module 1: Creating a Learning Community At the end of this module, participants will be able to: - Describe the objectives, content and structure of the Master of Science in International Health...
Classification: core course
Date start: 2018-09-17
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 20 ECTS credits
Disease Control: Strategies and Policies
Description: By the end of this course participants will be able to: • Analyze and critically discuss policies and principles, to the control of various communicable and non-communicable diseases as well as...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2019-01-07
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Improving the quality of healthcare services in resource limited settings
Description: By the end of this course participants will be able to: • Defend the importance of improving quality in health services • Describe common mechanisms to improve quality of health services in...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2019-02-18
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Leadership and Change Management in International Health
Description: The overall objective of this module is to explore advanced topics in leadership as it pertains to change management in dynamic health care environments found in low and middle income countries.
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2019-03-18
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Global Challenges in Reproductive Health: Evidence and Tools for Programme Implementation
Description: By the end of this course participants will be able to: • Analyse Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) policy in its historical context, as well as the MDG/SDG context. • Critically assess...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2019-02-04
Institution: Germany - Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
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: 2019-04-01
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: At the end of the course the participants will be able to: • Identify, adapt and use principles, processes and tools for evaluation of health facilities, projects and programmes • Use key...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2019-03-04
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: 2019-05-13
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: 2019-04-29
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: • Appraise recent developments and challenges in assuring healthcare quality in low and middle income countries. • Critically...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2019-06-10
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: 2019-02-25
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: 2019-02-04
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: On successful completion of the module the student will be able to: • Identify and analyse current conceptualization and critiques of the global mental health movement and psychosocial wellbeing...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2019-03-18
Institution: Germany - Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Berlin
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits

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