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U.S. Health Law Fundamentals (Coursera)

This course explores how statutes, regulations, common law, and market forces help or hinder three major goals of policy makers: increasing access, reducing cost, and improving quality. We will examine the Supreme Court’s rulings on the ACA and other legal aspects of modern health care reform.

The People, Power, and Pride of Public Health (Coursera)

The People, Power, and Pride of Public Health provides an engaging overview of the incredible accomplishments and promise of the public health field. The first module includes interviews with legendary public health figures whose work led to millions of lives saved with vaccines, air bags and car seats, [...]

Global Health Policy (Coursera)

In this course, learners will become familiar with principles and theories of global health problems, and major challenges and controversies in improving global population health as well as practical applications of quantitative methods to analyze and interpret issues and challenges for policy. Topics will include health and foreign policy, [...]

Environmental Health: the Foundation of Global Public Health (Coursera)

Nov 28th 2022
Environmental Health: the Foundation of Global Public Health (Coursera)
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The first course of the Impacts of the Environment on Global Public Health specialization will provide you with a foundation in environmental health sciences (EHS). We will explore four main topics. The first is an introduction to EHS and the exposure-disease model – a very useful framework for understanding [...]
Nov 28th 2022
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32.00 EUR/month

Global Quality Maternal and Newborn Care (Coursera)

Nov 28th 2022
Global Quality Maternal and Newborn Care (Coursera)
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This course is designed for administrators, advocates, policy makers, clinicians, and service users. It will give you the background, recommendations, and tools you need to address issues related to high quality maternal and newborn care in your own setting. In particular, you will learn about the evidence behind [...]

Application of Health Equity Research Methods for Practice and Policy (Coursera)

Nov 28th 2022
Application of Health Equity Research Methods for Practice and Policy (Coursera)
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Intended for students who have completed the introduction to health equity research course and/or have previous experience working in this area. This course will cover innovative methods, practical tools, and skills required to conduct rigorous health equity research and translate evidence-based strategies into practice and policy. [...]

Health Systems Development: Health systems, Policy and Research (Coursera)

This specialization is intended for people interested in health systems and how they function. Participants will learn about the global health systems landscape and the challenges and opportunities to achieve better health outcomes. This specialisation is divided into three courses which are offered as massive online open access courses [...]

Let's talk about it: A Health and Immigration Teach Out (Coursera)

Nov 21st 2022
Let's talk about it: A Health and Immigration Teach Out (Coursera)
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As the United States grapples with both the short-term and long-term impacts and considers how different groups and individuals are affected, it can easily become overwhelming to keep up with conversations about health and immigration. Most people can generally agree that health and immigration policy affect ALL communities, families, [...]

Understanding Patient Perspectives on Medications (Coursera)

Nov 21st 2022
Understanding Patient Perspectives on Medications (Coursera)
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Inappropriate use of medicines harms patients’ health and increases healthcare costs. When healthcare professionals and patients engage together, healthcare can be based on the patient perspective, so the use of medicines is better tailored to each patients’ needs and preferences. The result is a better relationship between patients and [...]

Opioid Epidemic: From Evidence to Impact (Coursera)

Nov 21st 2022
Opioid Epidemic: From Evidence to Impact (Coursera)
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While prescription opioids serve an invaluable role for the treatment of cancer pain and pain at the end of life, their overuse for acute and chronic non-cancer pain as well as the increasing availability of heroin and illicit fentanyl, have contributed to the highest rates of overdose and opioid [...]