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DAS Health Care and Management (HCM): From Research to Implementation

Schweizerisches Tropen- und Public Health-Institut (Swiss TPH) - Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) / Education & Training
20.03.2023 - 23.06.2023  Kreuzstrasse 2, 4123 Allschwil, Switzerland
Application deadline for self-paying applicants. (Application for scholarship-applicants already passed.)
Application Deadline:December 31st 2022
Course Content
The course is subdivided into three thematic modules.

Module A:Concepts and Research Methods
- Introduction and Learning Skills
- Basic Tool Kit
- Applied Epidemiology

Module B: Health Issues and Responses
- Determinants of Health
- Parasitology
- Communicable and Non-communicable diseases
- Reproductive and Child Health

Module C: Health System Management and Communication
- Information, Education and Communication in Health
- Management Strategies
Learning objectives, training objectives
This 3 months full time course aims at introducing participants to the fundamentals of international health with a range of skills and knowledge needed to work as a member of a district management team.
Target Audience
Health professionals, managers, planners, social scientists, health systems researchers, educators
At least 2 years of professional experience, TOEFL 79-80 (internet based) or IELTS 6.0, commitment to work in a developing country
Local Organizer
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Kreuzstrasse 2, 4123 Allschwil/Switzerland
The HCM is accredited as a mandatory core course for the Master of Science in International Health (TropEd-Network)

Enquiries and Registration:

Please register via the Swiss TPH website.
Ms. Ursina Mory
Ms. Karin Gross
Child and Adolescent Medicine, Clinical Research, Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dermatology, Development Cooperation - Advanced Training, Development Cooperation - First Mission Abroad, Development Cooperation - Special Topics and Health, Economics, Financing and Controlling, Emergency Medicine International, Epidemiology and Disease Control, Evidence-Based Health Care, Evidence-Based Medicine, Family Planning and Gender, General Medicine, Health Professions Education, Health Promotion, Health Services, Health Systems, Hospital Management and Organisation, Humanitarian Assistance - Advanced Training, Humanitarian Assistance - First Mission Abroad, Hygiene and Microbiology, Immunology, Internal Medicine, Leadership, Lung Diseases, Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Medical Education , Mental Health, Nutrition, Program Evaluation, Project management, Public Health, Public Health Research, Quality Management, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Social Medicine, Statistics, Travel Medicine, Tropical Medicine and Infectiology
Type of degree
Education form
Full Time
3 Months
Credit Points
20 ECTS - Points
CHF 7.000,00
(Registration fee CHF 500.- Course fee CHF 6500.-)
Number of participants (max.)
Organizer contact info
Kreuzstrasse 2
4123 Allschwil
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