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About the Course

This course provides students an understanding of important human parasitic diseases, including their life cycles, vectors of transmission, distribution and epidemiology, pathophysiology and clinical manifestations, treatment, and prevention and control. Tropical Parasitology is taught by faculty from an area highly impacted by tropical parasites- the Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College in Moshi, Tanzania. The faculty include Drs. Frank Mosha and Mramba Nyindo (and two lecturers, Drs. Johnson Matowo and Jovin Kitau). Dr. John Bartlett, Professor of Medicine, Global Health and Nursing at Duke University, joins his faculty colleagues in this effort....

Top reviews

Dec 9, 2019

I really enjoyed doing this course, I was a bit worried about the final exams but I had so much fun doing them. Really happy that I registered for it and I would advise anyone to take part.

Feb 2, 2017

best course than ever straight forward presentations,reports,clinical cases than have improved my knowledge about tropical infections especially ectoparasites & helminthes(worms)

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By Sharon M

Oct 27, 2018

It was very interesting to hear from people who actually deal with these diseases on a daily basis.

By Emmanuel H M

Jun 8, 2017

I love this course because it has given me insight on parasitic diseases and many other knowledge

By Stanlaus L

Nov 8, 2016

Very awesome and interesting🐰 🐰 🐇 🐇 🐰 🐇 🐹 🍶 🍶 🍶 🍶 🍶 🍶 🍶 🍶 🍶 🐰 🐓 🐓 🐓 🐔 🐔 🐔

By Anna T

Jun 6, 2020

Very informative with practical examples. I enjoyed studying Tropical Parasitology.

By Camille R

Apr 19, 2020

Very helpful course when you want to pursue Parasitology or Medicine in the future.

By jaison e t P

Oct 12, 2017

Excelente, muy bueno, recomendado para todos aquellos amantes de la parasitología

By Rohul A

Oct 15, 2020

Really helpful to know about tropical disease, their transmission and prevention

By Janice R

Nov 8, 2020

It's a very interesting course! I learned a lot from the lecturers! Thank you.

By Nicolás A C G

Jul 5, 2020

congratulations to the teachers, interesting coursebuen curso felicitaciones

By Shannon G

Jan 12, 2020

I really enjoyed this course. You don't see many like this. Very informative

By Jasmine

Jul 7, 2017

Tough course; however with hard work and focus you can achieve with an A.

By Angeliki A

Nov 22, 2020

Very interesting topic. Nice presentations by specialists in the field.

By Murilo V

Jul 1, 2018

Apesar de não ter a tradução em Português Brasil, o curso é excelente!


Jun 5, 2018

I go in the second week of the course and so far it has been enriching

By Maria L L G

Jul 2, 2017

Very ability to convey complex information at the right level.

By Muhamad A B A B

Oct 25, 2020

Very easy course to follow despite the accent used by the presenters.


May 10, 2020

This course is really useful, besides I would say I have learnt a lot

By goodluck l k

Jun 9, 2017

well done....very helpful in knowledge improvement about parasitology

By Jeremy M

May 23, 2017

Thank you every teacher for making time to do this important work.

By Fernanda E

Jul 26, 2017

Excellent course, love the final exam with the clinical part.

By Giancarlo D V R

Oct 1, 2020


By Ahmed I

Jun 8, 2017

Amazing course giving a good background in parasitology field

By Zoe G

Oct 11, 2017

It was very educational and very practical in its approach.

By Ouarets S

Feb 22, 2021

i loved it so much and it was very helpfull for my studies

By Nicolás R R

Feb 20, 2019

¡Nice approaching to real clinical practice in Tanzania!