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Patient Safety in Primary Care Settings
Description: 1. Describe the discipline of patient safety , its history and principles 2. Interpret the importance and implication of patient safety in the delivery of quality health care in primary care...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2023-06-19
Institution: Germany - Heidelberg Institute of Global Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits
E-Learning course - Patient safety in clinical and resource poor settings
Description: At the end of the course, students will be able to: - Exploring factors of system engineering - Use system engineering as a model for an integrated approach in patient safety - Critically...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start:
Institution: Germany - Heidelberg Institute of Global Health, University of Heidelberg
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Hospital quality management in a resource limited context
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 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 a resource limited context (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
Epidemiology & Control of Infectious Diseases in Outbreak Settings (EPICID) ONLINE
Description: By the end of this module, students should be able to: i. Design, carry out, analyse, interpret and report an outbreak investigation as part of interdisciplinary teams ii. Explain the key...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2022-11-07
Institution: Germany - Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNITM)
ECTS credit points: 3.5 ECTS credits
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Developing strategy in complex hospital settings
Description: At the end of the course the participants should be able to: 1. Develop a comprehensive understanding of strategic management in hospitals 2. Adopt a systemic approach in assessing organisational...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2021-04-20
Institution: Morocco - École Nationale de Santé Publique
ECTS credit points: 4 ECTS credits
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Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) of Acute Respiratory Infections (ARIs) for healthcare workers (HCWs) in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs
Description: At the end of the module, the student should be able to… a) name and correctly identify the general pathophysiologic mechanisms of acute respiratory infections (ARIs) thus recognizing the...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start:
Institution: Germany - Center for International Health at the Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität München
ECTS credit points: 1.5 ECTS credits
How to write a Policy Brief
Description: At the end of the course the participants should be able to: 1. Identify the different steps of evidence informed policy making 2. Search for scientific and contextual evidence 3. Assess the...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2021-07-06
Institution: Morocco - École Nationale de Santé Publique
ECTS credit points: 4 ECTS credits
Organisational Behaviour and Transformational Management
Description: After successfully completing the module, students will be able to:  • Carry out a competency assessment at different levels of their own workplace • Discuss how transformational management...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2023-01-23
Institution: Switzerland - Swiss Tropical & Public Health Institute, Basel
ECTS credit points: 6 ECTS credits
Epidemiology & Control of Infectious Diseases in Outbreak Settings (EPICID)
Description: By the end of this module, students should be able to: i. Explain the key principles underpinning infectious disease epidemiology, and the epidemiological steps in outbreak investigations ii.
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2022-11-07
Institution: Germany - Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNITM)
ECTS credit points: 3.5 ECTS credits
Laboratory Systems and Public Health in Resource-Limited Settings (LAB-SPHERE)
Description: At the end of this module the student should be able to: i. Develop strategies to build sustainable laboratory systems in limited-resource settings (i.e. low and middle income countries, rural...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2022-09-05
Institution: Germany - Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNITM)
ECTS credit points: 3 ECTS credits
Maternal and child health: in low and middle income countries
Description: At the end of this unit, the student should be able to: 1. Analyse the strategies in the fight against maternal and child mortality and morbidity in low and middle income countries 2. Synthesise...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2020-12-01
Institution: Morocco - École Nationale de Santé Publique
ECTS credit points: 2 ECTS credits
Outbreak Investigations & Research
Description: At the end of the course, the student should be able to: • Design and explain a protocol to implement interdisciplinary outbreak investigation • Identify risks and challenges in outbreak...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2022-04-04
Institution: Belgium - Antwerp Institute of Tropical Medicine
ECTS credit points: 5 ECTS credits
Qualitative Research Methods and Data Analysis in International Health
Description: At the end of the module students will be able to • Design a qualitative research proposal • Appraise peer reviewed qualitative research • Apply ethical considerations including...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2023-05-30
Institution: Germany - Institute of International Health, Berlin
ECTS credit points: 3.5 ECTS credits
Project Design and Management (PDM)
Description: On successful completion of the module the student will be able to: ● critically evaluate problems and challenges in the application of project design approaches to development and health work...
Classification: advanced optional
Date start: 2023-01-10
Institution: UK - Institute for Global Health and Development, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
ECTS credit points: 5 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