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Online Course: Public Health Interventions in Pandemics and Epidemics

Start: anytime https://openwho.org/courses/public-health-interventions The 21st century has witnessed changes – travel and trade, urbanization, environmental degradation and other trends that increase the risk of disease outbreaks, their spread and amplification into epidemics and pandemics. At the same time, the science … Continue reading

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TDR Implementation Research Toolkit

The Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), Pre-print version for user review (November 2017) 7 Modules (packed with pkzip 5.6 MB): http://adphealth.org/irtoolkit/upload/download/TDR%20Implementation%20research% 20toolkit.zip This toolkit is designed to help you conduct an implementation research (IR) project … Continue reading

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The End of HESP-News Briefing and RSS Feed

Dear colleagues, 20 years ago “Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit” (GTZ) made use of the upcoming electronic communication by starting a Newsletter called “Health, Population, and Nutrition (HPN) – News & Notes” mainly for Information exchange between headquarters and its … Continue reading

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Online course: Eliminating Trachoma

This course aims to inform and support the personnel implementing and managing trachoma programmes at a district and community level. Additionally, the course will provide insights from stakeholders, experts and professionals as they share successes and resolve challenges to achieve … Continue reading

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Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs): free online courses

The Graduate Institute now offers free online courses through FutureLearn. The courses run over 4 weeks and combine video lectures, articles, discussions and interactive assignments. Registration is free and learners can access the platform anytime. The courses are non-credit, although … Continue reading

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How Do Masters of Public Health Programs Teach Monitoring and Evaluation?

by Himanshu Negandhi, Preeti Negandhi, Sanjay P. Zodpey et al. Front. Public Health, 23 June 2017 7 pp. 318 kB https://fjfsdata01prod.blob.core.windows.net/articles/files/262732/pubmed- zip/.versions/1/.package-entries/fpubh-05-00136/fpubh-05-00136.pdf?sv=2015-12- 11&sr=b&sig=j5nys77LdvVnmqids7Dlexi6S7J4ZB%2BHlcp0C9pVJSQ%3D&se=2017-09- 17T11%3A00%3A22Z&sp=r&rscd=attachment%3B%20filename%2A%3DUTF-8%27%27fpubh-05-00136.pdf The health systems in developing countries face challenges because of deficient monitoring and evaluation (M&E) capacity … Continue reading

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Mystery disease outbreak in ‘Anycountry’

The Epidemic Preparedness Team’s pre-deployment training http://health.bmz.de/events/Events_2017/Mystery_disease_outbreak_in_Anycountry/index.html Have you already heard of the mysterious disease outbreak in distant ‘Anycountry’, where – through the onset of heavy rainfall – mainly the marginalized nomad population in the south of the country is … Continue reading

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European Master in Public Health (Europubhealth+)

The application period for 2018 will open on 10th October 2017. Europubhealth+ is a two year Master’s course equivalent to 120 ECTS Credits. The first year concerns core competences in public health, and takes place either in Sheffield (in English) … Continue reading

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Line Up Live Up Trainer Manual

Life Skills Training through Sport to Prevent Crime, Violence and Drug Use by Peer van der Kreeft United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), August 2017 126 pp. 12.4 MB http://www.unodc.org/documents/dohadeclaration/Sports/Trainer_Manual_eBook_fina l.pdf Designed to assist coaches, trainers, youth workers … Continue reading

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Towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC) – promoting and responding to Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health (MNCAH)

18 to 22 September 2017 Johannesburg/Pretoria, South Africa http://www.hsrc.ac.za/en/events/events/uhc-mncah Participants are cordially invited to a workshop entitled: Towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC) – promoting and responding to Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health (MNCAH). Under the Researcher Links scheme offered … Continue reading

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