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Disease Control: Strategies and Policies

Akademie für Globale Gesundheit und Entwicklung (AGGE)

07.01.2019 - 18.01.2019
Institut für Public Health Heidelberg

Course Content

This course deepens the understanding of principles and strategies in disease control and equips its participants with the skills to successfully establish, strengthen or to systematically review disease control programmes.

The course has a strong focus on disease control in disadvantaged populations of developing countries. Global, regional and local examples are being used to analyse strengths and weaknesses of existing policies and strategies.

Target Audience

Public health professionals and managers, tropEd students and others.


Fluency in English. Previous experience in disease control is desirable.



Type of degree
Certificate of completion

EUR 1.500,00
tropEd students 1000 Euro

Enquiries and Registration

Anchal Sharma

"Going International promotes access to education and training for all regardless of social, geographic and national borders."

Österreichische Gesellschaft für Public HealthÖsterreichische Akademie der ÄrzteOÖ Gebietskrankenkasse, Referat für Wissenschaftskooperation Swiss Tropical and Public Health InstituteCharité International AcademyÄrzte der WeltFFG - 7. EU-RahmenprogrammEuropean Public Health Association (EUPHA)