Introduction to Bioethics explores some of the most difficult - and fascinating - moral challenges we face in health, medicine, and emerging technologies.
In this course, students learn to recognize and to apply the basic concepts that govern integrated body function (as an intact organism) in the body's nine organ systems.
Today, more people have access to a mobile phone than to clean drinking water. At the same time, health systems around the world struggle to deliver cost-effective care. For example, where the United States confronts unsustainably soaring costs and millions of underserved citizens, Sub-Saharan Africa endeavours to provide medical care in the
context of infrastructural challenges, economic shortfalls, and the highest disease burden in the world.
Explore how food intersects with public health and the environment as it moves from field to plate.
A course that offers a scientific framework for understanding food and its impact on health and society from past to present.
This seven week course will explore nutrition concepts that take center stage in mainstream media outlets and become conversation topics among consumers interested in food choice as it relates to optimal health and physical performance.
In this course you will develop and enhance your ability to think critically, assess information and develop reasoned arguments in the context of the global challenges facing society today.
Considering a career in nursing? This subject will introduce you to the role of nurses in Australian healthcare.
Learn the concepts, principles and practice of Emergency Management through real-world case studies.
En este curso el Dr. Ignacio López-Goñi explicará qué es un virus, cómo se trasmiten, hablará de cuál es el origen del virus del SIDA y de cómo se originan los nuevos virus de la gripe. Os enseñará cómo se puede trabajar con ellos y cómo podemos controlarlos. Todo ello con los últimos avances científicos en virología.
The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the major social variables that affect population health.
La seguridad del paciente en el ámbito domiciliario constituye una línea de trabajo e investigación muy importantes para los profesionales sanitarios.
Illustrates the principles of public health applied to depressive disorder, including principles of epidemiology, transcultural psychiatry, health services research, and prevention.
This course is designed to provide participants with a detailed description of data analytics in health care. Big data in health care has sparked a lot of interest in applying large-scale data analytical techniques for acquiring new information about existing data.
One Health One Medicine will introduce applications of both human and veterinary medicine for solving human health challenges.
This course introduces you to Health Technology Assessment (HTA) as a concept (what it is, what it involves) and then takes you through the key stages in the HTA and decision-making process.
This multidisciplinary course will emphasize the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes. Topics will include patient self-management, appropriate use of technologies, nutrition, behavior modification and pharmacotherapy in the management of this disease. The course will conclude by summarizing new basic science research regarding the pathophysiology and treatment of diabetes.
Mental wealth is about building positive well-being in individuals and communities and raising awareness of issues surrounding mental health. This Mental Wealth challenge course, is a call to action locally and globally, to anyone with a passion for effecting positive change to make a difference through affirmative action to building the world’s mental wealth.
The New Nordic Diet is a new food culture which emphasizes gastronomy, health, and environment. This course presents the scientific background of the New Nordic Diet, the world’s largest research project into adult and child health and well-being, and will help you better understand the global challenges such as obesity and obesity-related diseases.
Learn how to organize and deliver training and learning programs for volunteer community health workers.