The Role of Public Health in Humanitarian Emergencies

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Skills You'll Learn

Nutrition, International Law, Humanitarian, Public Health

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VK

Apr 05, 2019

Thank you for wonderful course on public health aspects in times of humanitarian crisis. It helped me to think outside the box and read more to understand the issues.

KM

Mar 10, 2018

I think this is the perfect springboard for entry level humanitarian professionals who considering a career in humanitarian aid, and global and public health

From the lesson
Module 1: Humanitarian Disasters and Public Health
In this module we will define what we mean by disasters, hazards, risks and vulnerabilities. We look at patterns and trends and understand the role of public health in disasters.

Taught By

  • Gilbert Burnham, MD

    Gilbert Burnham, MD

    Professor
  • Mija Ververs

    Mija Ververs

    Senior Associate

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