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    English

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    Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

    Week
    1
    3 hours to complete

    Changing Trends

    7 videos (Total 61 min), 9 readings, 1 quiz
    7 videos
    01 - Jay Lemery - Introduction to the Course4m
    02 - Skip Burkle - Changing Trends6m
    03 - Steve Berman - Millennium Development Goals & Community Interventions12m
    04 - Skip Burkle - Extreme Weather, Biodiversity, & Scarcity15m
    05 - Jay Lemery - Climate Change, Science7m
    06 - Jay Lemery - Climate Change, Human Health12m
    9 readings
    Weekly Overview10m
    General Overview10m
    Syllabus10m
    Grading and Logistics10m
    United Nations Essay Assessment: Week Three10m
    Field Team Leader Essay Assessment: Week Six10m
    FAQs10m
    Optional Workshops10m
    Partners10m
    1 practice exercise
    Week 1 Quiz: Changing Trends40m
    Week
    2
    1 hour to complete

    Global Health Security

    5 videos (Total 37 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
    5 videos
    07 - Dan Silverstein - Malnutrition11m
    08 - Dan Silverstein - Food Security10m
    09 - Ryan Paterson - Water Security9m
    10 - Skip Burkle - Rapid Urbanization4m
    1 reading
    Weekly Overview10m
    1 practice exercise
    Quiz 2: Global Health Security40m
    Week
    3
    4 hours to complete

    Global Burden of Disease

    7 videos (Total 45 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
    7 videos
    11 - Nee-Kofi Mould-Millman - Healthcare Systems9m
    12 - Renee King - Non-communicable Diseases5m
    13 - Nee-Kofi Mould-Millman - Access, Availability, & Outcomes8m
    14 - David Richards - Urbanization, Urban Diseases7m
    15 - David Richards - Urbanization, Healthcare Systems3m
    16 - Renee King - Mental Health9m
    1 reading
    Weekly Overview10m
    1 practice exercise
    Quiz 3: Global Burden of Disease40m
    Week
    4
    2 hours to complete

    Stakeholders

    5 videos (Total 52 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
    5 videos
    17 - Arlan Fuller - Financing Global Health11m
    18 - Arlan Fuller - Health & Human Rights12m
    19 - Satchit Balsari - Legal Basis for Aid and Intervention19m
    20 - Satchit Balsari - SPHERE8m
    1 reading
    Weekly Overview10m
    1 practice exercise
    Quiz 4: Stakeholders40m
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    Top reviews from Foundations for Global Health Responders

    By LSep 16th 2016

    Incredible course. Very enganging, easy to comprehend, the essays are enjoyable. Faultless course, I would highly recommend it for anyone, it gives a very broad perspective of undersanding.

    By HLApr 27th 2017

    Very integral, it includes a wide range of issues such as medical, environmental, and arquitectural aspects of a community.

    Instructor

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    Dr. Jay Lemery, MD

    Associate Professor
    Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine

    About University of Colorado System

    The University of Colorado is a recognized leader in higher education on the national and global stage. We collaborate to meet the diverse needs of our students and communities. We promote innovation, encourage discovery and support the extension of knowledge in ways unique to the state of Colorado and beyond....

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