Introduction to Nutrition in Humanitarian Crises

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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!

YC

May 02, 2020

Absolutely brilliant course, very well thought-out lesson plans and a great deal of effort put into the recorded lectures. It has definitely solidified my interest in global health!

From the lesson
Module 5: Nutrition in Humanitarian Crises
This module looks at who is at risk to become malnourished in a disaster context and why that is the case. We will describe various types of malnutrition, the treatment and various preventative actions.

Taught By

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    Gilbert Burnham, MD

    Professor
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    Mija Ververs

    Senior Associate

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