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In this course, you’ll explore the benefits and challenges of sharing healthcare data globally. With support from industry experts, you’ll consider topics like the future of medical development, improving care, healthcare accessibility, and more. You’ll…
Epidemiology is the study of the distribution and determinants of diseases, health conditions, or events among populations and the application of that study to control health problems. By applying the concepts learned in this course to current public hea…
La COVID-19 se propaga rápidamente en todo el mundo y todos los proveedores deben estar preparados para reconocer, estabilizar y tratar a los pacientes con una infección por el nuevo coronavirus. Tras la finalización de este breve curso, los médicos, el…
An introduction to the emerging field of global healthcare quality.
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A Cohort with the acclaimed Instructor Barbara Oakley with 4+ million learners worldwide. This course weaves late-breaking insights from neuroscience with practical new approaches from the classroom.
University of Alberta
Black holes are fascinating and intriguing astronomical objects that capture our imagination. Astro 101, from University of Alberta, teaches us concepts such as astronomy, relativity, quantum physics, and much more.
In bringing about behavior change in public health, we often focus on the individual mother, student, or farmer. We should not forget the community structure and norms constrain for encouraging individual health behaviors. This course examines the commun…
Taught by Dr. David Boyd, an award-winning professor at Duke University’s Global Health Institute the course combines lectures with videos shot around the world and interviews with some of the world’s foremost Global Health experts.
Learn the principles guiding humanitarian response to modern emergencies, and the challenges faced in the field today.
An in-depth look at the 1854 London cholera epidemic in Soho and its importance for the field of epidemiology.
This course explores why primary health care is central for achieving Health for All. It provides examples of how primary health care has been instrumental in approaching this goal in selected populations and how the principles of primary health care can…
Not so long ago, it was almost guaranteed that you would die of an infectious disease. In fact, had you been born just 150 years ago, your chances of dying of an infectious disease before you've reached the tender age of 5 would have been extremely high.…
SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, poses a high risk for senior housing communities and the people who live and work there. The COVID-19 response has largely focused on nursing homes, leaving independent living communities serving older adults i…
Systems science has been instrumental in breaking new scientific ground in diverse fields such as meteorology, engineering and decision analysis. However, it is just beginning to impact public health. This seminar is designed to introduce students to…
Professional epidemiologists are often called on to investigate outbreaks and epidemics. This course serves as an introduction to the essentials of investigation, identifying pathogens, figuring out what's going on, reporting, and responding.
Learn the skills critical for effective teamwork in a crisis situation with focus on preparation, decision-making, and reflection across multidisciplinary teams.
Understand how the FDA regulates pharmaceuticals and explore debates on prescription drug costs, marketing, and testing.
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