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Diabetes - the Essential Facts (Coursera)

Across the world more than 420 million people are living with diabetes. Two thirds of these have not yet been diagnosed. When discovered late or managed incorrectly, diabetes can damage your heart, blood vessels, eyes, kidneys, and nerves, leading to disability and premature death. In fact, more people are [...]

HPV-Associated Oral and Throat Cancer: What You Need to Know (Coursera)

This course, offered by the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, is designed to inform primary care physicians and otolaryngologists (general and head and neck surgeons), as well as medical students, residents, nurses, physician assistants, medical assistants, about [...]

2021 Cancer Prevention Web-Based Activity (CE eligible) (Coursera)

May 23rd 2022
2021 Cancer Prevention Web-Based Activity (CE eligible) (Coursera)
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This web-based video course focuses on the importance of prevention and risk reduction in decreasing cancer occurrences. All learners will need to watch the video modules, read associated articles, and achieve a passing score of 80% on quizzes in order to complete the course. After completing the course, learners [...]

Methods of molecular biology (Coursera)

The course “Methods of molecular biology” is the first course developed by Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU) in collaboration and kind support of Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University. Molecular biology is one of the most interesting sciences, in which new discoveries are made every day. Initially arising [...]

Foundations of Public Health Practice: The Public Health Approach (Coursera)

The Public Health Approach course is the first instalment of the wider Foundations of Public Health Practice specialisation from Imperial College London's Global Master of Public Health (MPH). The scope and content of this course has been developed from the ground up by a combined team of academics and [...]

Fraud Investigation: Making a Difference (FutureLearn)

May 16th 2022
Fraud Investigation: Making a Difference (FutureLearn)
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Explore the UK’s most common types of fraud and examine fraud factors and theories to better protect yourself and others. Explore the skills required to make a difference and prevent fraud. Fraud is a great challenge facing communities today. The methods used by criminals to steal from individuals and [...]

Doping : Sports, Organizations and Sciences (Coursera)

May 16th 2022
Doping : Sports, Organizations and Sciences (Coursera)
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The objective of this course is to encourage a critical understanding of doping. To achieve this goal, this course will rely on a multidisciplinary approach that allow you to see how different disciplines get into a single object, in different perspectives and in often complementary ways. This approach will [...]

ERPO: A Civil Approach to Gun Violence Prevention Teach-Out (Coursera)

May 9th 2022
ERPO: A Civil Approach to Gun Violence Prevention Teach-Out (Coursera)
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Evidence shows that 1 life is saved for every 10-20 Extreme Risk Protection Orders (ERPOs) issued. ERPOs are legally issued civil orders that allow people on the front lines to ask a court to prevent a person at imminent risk of harm to themselves or others from purchasing or [...]

In the footsteps of Zika… approaching the unknown (Coursera)

Welcome to this on-demand MOOC “In the footsteps of Zika… approaching the unknown”. This MOOC has been produced by Université de Genève Institut Pasteur, Université Paris Descartes and Centre Virchow-Villermé. With the help of the intervention of faculty members and international experts, we will explore together the [...]

Epidemics, Pandemics and Outbreaks (Coursera)

What can we do to prevent outbreaks of infectious diseases from becoming epidemics or pandemic? In this course, you’ll learn the facts about infectious diseases and medical responses. We'll focus on the public health laws and policies that provide the framework for effective prevention, like quarantine laws, drug development [...]