St George's, University of London

St George’s is the UK’s only university dedicated to medical and health sciences education, training and research.
The university provides a world-class multi-professional health sciences education that equips graduates to meet today’s healthcare needs through relevant scientific research, clinical excellence, strong interpersonal skills and team-based working. Sharing a clinical environment with a major London teaching hospital, its innovative approach to education results in well-rounded, highly skilled clinicians, scientists, and health and social care professionals.
St George’s has more than 250 years of excellence and innovation in research and education resulting in groundbreaking advances in medicine and healthcare. Alumni include Edward Jenner, John Hunter, Muriel Powell and Patrick Steptoe. The university has three research institutes focus on biomedical and scientific discovery, advancing the prevention and treatment of disease in the fields of population health, heart disease and infection - three of the greatest challenges to global health in the 21st century.
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Organ Donation: The Essentials for Healthcare Professionals (FutureLearn)

Understand the key processes regarding organ donation with this course for healthcare professionals, anywhere in the world. Learn about different aspects of organ donation. Despite organ donation being hugely important there is currently limited training for healthcare workforce regarding the complex issues around organ and tissue donation. This course [...]
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Genetic Inheritance for the Pregnancy Pathway: A Practical Guide for Clinicians (FutureLearn)

May 31st 2021
Genetic Inheritance for the Pregnancy Pathway: A Practical Guide for Clinicians (FutureLearn)
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Explore genetics and genomics in maternity healthcare and apply principles to provide high quality care. Discover different types of genetic inheritance and understand genomic testing. Genomics is an ever-developing area of healthcare, and genetic tests are being mainstreamed, becoming more accessible than ever before. That’s why it’s important for [...]
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Global Health Governance: Addressing Globalization and Health Inequities (FutureLearn)

Explore global health governance and the challenges facing healthcare workers and policymakers. Learn how global health priorities and problems are addressed. On this course, you will gain a deeper understanding of the global health challenges in the 21st century. The promotion of global health is central to the United [...]
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ECG Assessment: an Introduction for Healthcare Providers (FutureLearn)

Understand the principles of electrocardiography and learn a step-by-step approach to the ECG test, with this free online course. The electrocardiograph (also known as electrocardiogram) or ECG is a non-invasive diagnostic procedure, commonly used to assess people with known or suspected heart disease, in a variety of healthcare settings. [...]
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Developing Clinical Empathy: Making a Difference in Patient Care (FutureLearn)

Apr 19th 2021
Developing Clinical Empathy: Making a Difference in Patient Care (FutureLearn)
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Discover the difference empathy can make to patient care, and improve your own clinical empathy. Understand empathy, and improve your own empathic ability. This course will help you develop an empathic practice that is individualised and attuned to the needs of all patients. You will learn about different types [...]
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Healthcare Selection and Recruitment: Design and Deliver Effective Multiple Mini Interviews (MMIs) (FutureLearn)

Learn how to design MMIs and ensure their effectiveness in selecting healthcare professionals and students. Discover how MMIs can improve healthcare professional student selection. MMIs are an evidence-based interview methodology used in healthcare selection all around the world.
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Managing Innovation: Learning to Prototype for Business (FutureLearn)

Apr 5th 2021
Managing Innovation: Learning to Prototype for Business (FutureLearn)
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Understand how to pitch innovative ideas using prototypes, and develop your skills by creating your own prototype. In order for companies to remain competitive, they have to create innovative products, processes or services to satisfy new or existing customers. Prototypes allow you to test your ideas early on to [...]
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Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT): An Introduction for Healthcare Professionals (FutureLearn)

Apr 5th 2021
Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT): An Introduction for Healthcare Professionals (FutureLearn)
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Get broad insight into the key issues surrounding Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing with this course for healthcare professionals. Learn about the history, limitations, and ethical considerations of NIPT. Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) is a timely issue in the UK. Already available within the private healthcare system, this maternal blood test [...]
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Genomic Technologies in Clinical Diagnostics: Next Generation Sequencing (FutureLearn)

Understand new and established genomic sequencing technologies, and how to apply them in clinical practice. Powerful new technologies have been driving forward immense and exciting changes in clinical practice. The days of peering down the microscope to detect chromosome abnormalities are gone, replaced by chromosome analysis at the genomic [...]
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