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Culture and psychopathology: An introduction to mental illness in a cross- cultural perspective (NOT OFFERED IN 2023)
Description: At the end of the course, the student should be able to: • Design and promote mental health care sensitive to specific cultural contexts, and/or for different ethnic groups • Propose a...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2022-03-21
Institution: Norway - Centre for International Health, Universitetet i Bergen
ECTS credit points: 4 ECTS credits
Experimental Epidemiology
Description: At the end of the module the student should be able to: • Demonstrate understanding of the principles of clinical and field trials, • Plan clinical and field trails in accordance with the EU...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2023-02-06
Institution: Norway - Centre for International Health, Universitetet i Bergen
ECTS credit points: 5 ECTS credits
Global Health responses in emergencies and humanitarian crisis
Description: At the end of the course, participants will be able to: 1. Describe what information and data is needed to initially assess a humanitarian crisis in order to plan a response accordingly. 2. Apply...
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Date start: 2023-04-24
Institution: Spain - Barcelona Institute for Global Health - University of Barcelona
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Migration and Health for People on the Move (MHPM)
Description: At the end of the module, the course participants should be able to: ● Appraise the major health challenges that migrants face before leaving, during migratory journey and upon arrival in the host...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2023-10-02
Institution: Switzerland - Swiss Tropical & Public Health Institute, Basel
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits
Quality Improvement - A Prerequisite for Universal Health Coverage (UHC) (English)
Description: At the end of this course, participants should be able to: ● Determine why quality improvement in health systems is essential for better outcomes; ● Critically assess the main health...
Classification: advanced optional
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Institution: Germany - Heidelberg Institute of Global Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Health economics
Description: At the end of the module the student should be able to: - Apply the concepts of direct / indirect / intangible cost for measuring the economic costs of a health program. - Describe the beveridge...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2022-04-11
Institution: Morocco - École Nationale de Santé Publique
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits
Hospital quality management in resource limited contexts (online)
Description: At the end of the module students should be able to: ● Develop an intervention to improve the hospital quality management by using the model of total quality management (TQM) ● Analyse current...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2021-07-05
Institution: Vietnam - Hanoi University of Public Health (HUPH)
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Hospital quality management in resource limited contexts (f2f)
Description: At the end of the module students will be able to: ● Develop an intervention to improve the hospital quality management by using the model of total quality management (TQM) ● Analyse...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2021-07-05
Institution: Vietnam - Hanoi University of Public Health (HUPH)
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Health Economics
Description: At the end of the module the student should be able to: - Apply the concepts of direct / indirect / intangible cost for measuring the economic costs of a health program. - Describe the beveridge...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2022-04-11
Institution: Rabat - École Nationale de Santé Publique
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits
Globalization and Health
Description: At the end of the course participants should be able to: 1. Propose an agenda and steps forward to influence at her/his level global health governance for a specific global health challenge. 2.
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2022-04-24
Institution: Belgium - Antwerp Institute of Tropical Medicine
ECTS credit points: 5 ECTS credits
Sexual and Reproductive Health
Description: At the end of the module the student should be able to: - Critically examine notions of sexuality, sexual and reproductive health, and the relationships between them; - Identify and critique...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2023-02-06
Institution: UK - Institute for Global Health and Development, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
ECTS credit points: 5 ECTS credits
Global Perspectives on Digital Health (GPDH)
Description: Week 1: At the end of the first week, participants will be able to: - Explain principles and concepts of digital health, including the effect of digital health on health behavior and on health...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2022-01-10
Institution: The Netherlands - Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), Amsterdam
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Introduction to Big Data and Artificial Intelligence in Public Health
Description: The objectives of this training are twofold. First, to introduce healthcare professionals to the concepts of artificial intelligence (AI) and Big Data. Then to make them aware of the interest of...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2022-05-09
Institution: Morocco - École Nationale de Santé Publique
ECTS credit points: 1.5 ECTS credits
Global Oral Health: Delivering oral health in low and middle income countries - from policy to programmes and care
Description: At the end of the module students should be able to: • Plan the steps for developing and implementing programmes and interventions to respond to a context specifc oral health challenge or problem...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2023-06-19
Institution: Germany - Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Berlin
ECTS credit points: 2.5 ECTS credits
E-Learning course: Quality Improvement - A Prerequisite for Universal Health Coverage (UHC)
Description: At the end of this course, participants should be able to: • Study the main factors in the health care system that affect the quality of health care services; • Critically assess the...
Classification: advanced optional
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Institution: Germany - Heidelberg Institute of Global Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits

Fifteen years of the tropEd Masters in International Health programme: what has it delivered? Results of an alumni survey of masters students in international health

L. Gerstel1, P. A. C. Zwanikken1, A. Hoffman2, C. Diederichs3, M. Borchert3 and B. Peterhans2

1 Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
3 Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Charite – Universit€atsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany