Summer School in Global Health Challenges

University of Copenhagen / Copenhagen School of Global Health
12.08.2013 - 23.08.2013  Centre for Health and Society, Campus City, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Two weeks full time.
Course Content
The Copenhagen School of Global Health and Global Doctors offer a two-week full-time course in Global Health Challenges taught in English. We will touch upon topics such as development aid, economics, global actors and health policies, communicable and non-communicable diseases, migration, brain-drain, violent conflict, refugees, human rights, poverty and access to health care.
Learning objectives, training objectives
The objective of the course is to introduce the students to the effects of globalization on health and health systems internationally as well as in Denmark.
Target Audience
The course is relevant to medical students, public health science students as well as others working within and with health and health systems.
Local Organizer
Copenhagen School of Global Health, University of Copenhagen
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Enquiries and Registration:

Ms. Helle Trøst Nielsen
Development Cooperation - Special Topics and Health, Health Promotion, Health Services, Health Systems, Public Health
Type of degree
Diploma, Certificate of attendance
Education form
Full Time
10 Days
Credit Points
4 ECTS - Points
DKK 1.900,00
Organizer contact info
Oester Farimagsgade 5
1353 Copenhagen K
Aspher University
"Going International promotes access to education and training for all regardless of social, geographic and national borders."

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