Introduction to Humanitarian Disasters and Public Health

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Skills You'll Learn

Nutrition, International Law, Humanitarian, Public Health

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JM

Jun 21, 2018

Very valuable course for people new to health, but not new to humanitarian work. Highly recommended for those interested in learning more about public health in humanitarian crises!

AB

Mar 28, 2018

this course was exceptional, well prepared, every module have clear and achievable objective, the presentation was excellence according to quality of the video and the content

From the lesson
Module 1: Humanitarian Disasters and Public Health
In this module we will define what we mean by disasters, hazards, risks and vulnerabilities. We look at patterns and trends and understand the role of public health in disasters.

Taught By

  • Gilbert Burnham, MD

    Gilbert Burnham, MD

    Professor
  • Mija Ververs

    Mija Ververs

    Senior Associate

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