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Sep 25th 2017

Whether you've traveled before or not, living and working overseas can be challenging. Learn how best to prepare and make the most of your time internationally. This course will prepare you to work and live overseas. It explores the epidemiology of common morbidity and mortality among travelers and examines key prevention, safety, and travel medicine principles and services to contextualize risks and maintain wellness.

Average: 9.5 (2 votes)
Sep 4th 2017

We can spend up to a third of our time at work. It is fair to say work is a highly significant part of our lives. How do we find a job that suits us? How do we carry out our work in a productive way? How do we keep ourselves motivated and engaged at work? How can we effectively design work for other people? If you have been thinking about at least some of these questions, then this course is for you.

Average: 5.9 (7 votes)
Aug 21st 2017

Prepare for undertaking an International Health Elective, in this course developed in collaboration with King's College London. International health electives (IHEs) are highly variable, student-organised placements that offer important opportunities for student-directed learning about health and healthcare in unfamiliar contexts. They enable medical and healthcare students to take responsibility for their own learning and to explore areas of interest relevant to future careers.

Average: 7 (3 votes)

Aug 21st 2017

Security and safety challenges rank among the most pressing issues of modern times. Challenges such as, cyber-crime, terrorism, and environmental disasters impact the lives of millions across the globe. These issues also rank high on the agenda of politicians, international organizations and businesses. They also feature prominently in the public conscience and in governmental policies.

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Learn, through an interactive game, lab safety best practices. SCOPE: To create an interactive learning module to help reinforce the concept of maintaining lab safety where hazardous materials are used in various laboratories. Academic laboratories where hazardous materials are used are potentially dangerous places. Taking the necessary precautions to avoid unnecessary hazards is paramount for the safety of all involved. In this course, you will learn about lab safety through an interactive game called "Don't Endanger the Owls".

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Jun 27th 2017

Access to healthcare services is critical – but is it enough? We are at a critical inflection point in global health. We have seen improvements in access to care, but struggle to improve human health. A key component of this equation is quality of care. Improving access to healthcare is only as useful as the quality of care provided. Many agree that quality is important – but what is it? How do we define it? How do we measure it? And most importantly, how might we make it better?

Average: 5 (1 vote)

Jun 12th 2017

Este MOOC le permitirá al participante si es empleado o empleador conocer responsabilidades, deberes y derechos en Seguridad y Salud en el trabajo para aportar a procesos de mejoramiento continuo en la organización.

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Feb 10th 2017

This course is aimed at introducing the student to the transport system (the factors that drive this system), the impact the transport system has on accessibility, safety and the environment, and transport policy making and
evaluations.

Average: 5.2 (5 votes)
Aug 8th 2016

SAFETY, FUNCTION, ACTION is an online course for public health, healthcare, and emergency preparedness and response professionals. SAFETY, FUNCTION, ACTION is an online course for public health, healthcare, and emergency preparedness and response professionals.

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O curso de biossegurança propõe tratar de questões referentes à atenção e boas práticas de segurança no ambiente de laboratório, considerando identificação e utilização dos equipamentos e procedimentos de maneira que permita atender as reais necessidades na intervenção, prevenção e cuidado nas rotinas do trabalho em ambiente de laboratório.

Average: 5.5 (2 votes)
Apr 11th 2016

How to deal with risks and ethical questions raised by development of new technologies. There is no doubt that technological innovation is one of the key elements driving human progress. However, new technologies raise ethical questions, have serious implications for society and the environment and pose new risks, often unknown and unknowable before the new technologies reach maturity.

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Nov 2nd 2015

This course is taught in French. This open online course introduces students to the issues of health and safety at work. French law and international labour standards impose positive safety obligations on employers concerning the health and safety of their employees. Over recent decades, several events in companies (cases of suspected asbestos-related illness, suicides) have led decision-makers to reaffirm the aim of a real Occupational Health and Safety Management in organisations.

Average: 10 (1 vote)