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Understanding Multiple Sclerosis (MS) (University of Tasmania)

Sep 12th 2022
Understanding Multiple Sclerosis (MS) (University of Tasmania)
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'Understanding Multiple Sclerosis (MS)' is a free online course that aims to improve understanding and awareness of MS. Developed by the Menzies Institute for Research in partnership with Multiple Sclerosis Limited, the content is delivered by 27 experts in the field including neurologists, researchers, clinicians, allied health practitioners, carers [...]

Vaccinology (FUN)

Apr 26th 2022
Vaccinology (FUN)
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This MOOC describes the successes of vaccination in preventing diseases, as well as the remaining challenges in regard of persisting epidemics and new pandemics.

Public Involvement in Research (Coursera)

Jul 6th 2022
Public Involvement in Research (Coursera)
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This course focuses on participatory approaches in research, known as 'public involvement' in the UK. You'll specifically, consider why citizens and patients would be involved in research and explore participatory approaches across and within the research cycle in more detail, diving into questions such as: What kinds of participation [...]

COVID Vaccine Ambassador Training: How to Talk to Parents (Coursera)

Jul 4th 2022
COVID Vaccine Ambassador Training: How to Talk to Parents (Coursera)
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Vaccination is a key strategy for preventing serious illness and death from COVID-19. COVID-19 vaccines are available for children 5 and older, but many parents have questions about vaccinations. This training course prepares parents of school-age children, PTAs, community members, and school staff to be Vaccine Ambassadors and promote [...]

The Power of Genomics to Understand the COVID-19 Pandemic (FutureLearn)

Gain insights into tracking, treating, preventing, and preparing for pandemics through genome sequencing and data sharing. See how viral genomics can improve the response to COVID-19 and future pandemics. Genomics is crucial in understanding and responding to pandemics, including COVID-19. On this three-week course, you’ll learn key concepts in [...]

Antibióticos ¿cuándo, cómo y para qué? (Coursera)

¿Qué es lo primero que haces cuándo te sientes enfermo? ¿Vas a la farmacia y le pides al boticario que te brinde un antibiótico que te “cure” rápidamente? ¿Tus familiares, amigos, conocidos, lo hacen? En este curso, aprenderás las razones por las cuales el uso inadecuado de antibióticos es [...]

Rastreamento de contato da COVID-19 (Coursera)

A crise da COVID-19 criou uma necessidade sem precedentes de rastreamento de contato em todo o país, exigindo que milhares de pessoas aprendessem rapidamente as principais habilidades. As qualificações para os cargos de rastreamento de contato diferem em todo o país e no mundo, com alguns novos cargos abertos [...]

Evaluating Public Health Programs at Scale (Coursera)

Jul 4th 2022
Evaluating Public Health Programs at Scale (Coursera)
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This course provides an introduction to evaluating public health programs at scale. This course focuses on evaluating public health programs and policies in low- and middle-income countries, however, core skills of designing and carrying out an evaluation are applicable to any public health programs and policies. [...]

Fundamentals for Implementing a Hypertension Program (Coursera)

Jul 4th 2022
Fundamentals for Implementing a Hypertension Program (Coursera)
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This course provides the fundamental knowledge necessary for program managers and implementors in a hypertension control program, especially in resource-limited settings. The course is interactive and includes useful tips relevant to different settings. The course should be also relevant to physicians, nurses, pharmacists, community health workers, and others who [...]

Connect with Diverse Audiences during a Public Health Crisis (Coursera)

Jul 4th 2022
Connect with Diverse Audiences during a Public Health Crisis (Coursera)
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Public health communicators have a duty to communicate health information with integrity, accuracy, and clarity. For messaging to be most effective, public health communicators must help their audiences draw meaningful connections with the information being shared, and connect with them in ways that foster trust and [...]