Virtual Exchange Program- College of Medical Health
Advanced Global Health Issue
About the Course
This is a graduate level course which provides an in-depth introduction to topics in global health, including health surveillance, health systems, health burden, international public health organizations, and identification of health problems around the world and the main determinants. In addition, we will discuss timely matters in global health promotion programs, disease control programs, and research. In class activities and discussions we will focus on challenging global health problems and strategies to address them. Examples of global health problems in this class will include both infectious and non-infectious diseases and should be of interest to students in various programs.