Neglected Tropical Diseases

A Public Health Approach for Control

Damit vernachlässigte tropische Krankheiten besser kontrolliert und behandelt werden könnten, bietet der Kurs den Teilnehmenden wichtige Werkzeuge um Programme effizient umsetzen zu können. 

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This course aims to provide students with the necessary tools to develop and to successfully implement programmes with evidence-informed decisions for the control of NTDs.

First: It looks at the historical background of NTDs including the basic bio-medical concepts.

Second: It considers the landscape of organisations dedicated to control NTDs – information necessary to support local NTD programmes.

Third: It examines the evidence-informed concepts and approaches for the control of NTDs on a population level, specifically Mass Drug Administration, and Vector Control, including community participation.

Kategorie

  • Einführung in die Tropenmedizin
  • Parasitosen
  • Sonstige - Tropenmedizin
  • Global Public Health
  • Disease Control
  • Sonstige - Public Health

Datum / Uhrzeit

09.–13.07.2018     

Veranstalter und Veranstaltungsort

Institut für Public-Health, Heidelberg

Target Group and Prerequisites

Public health professionals; social scientists, paramedical staff, project planners and coordinators, medical doctors, tropEd students. The course is held in English. Fluency in English (Reading, Speaking and Writing) required.

2 ECTS tropEd

Course Fee

General Admittance:      € 750.-
tropEd students:            € 500.-

Information and Registration

Contact

Anne-Kathrin Fabricius, M.A.
Assistant Short Courses Coordinator
Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
Im Neuenheimer Feld 365, D-69120 Heidelberg
Fon: + 49 - (0) 62 21 - 56 43 12 
Fax: + 49 - (0) 62 21 - 56 49 18
assistants.sc@remove-this.uni-heidelberg.de

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