Global Child Health
Lecture Theatre 1
Alan Gilbert Building
This course provides an overview and practical guidelines to address child health issues among disadvantaged populations and in low resources settings. Key issues addressed include: acute respiratory illness, diarrhoea diseases, peri natal conditions, nutritional deficiencies, and communicable diseases. These issues are investigated from the perspectives of public health practice in a range of countries that represent different levels of economic development.
The course runs over five days, 28 October to 1 November.
This course is aimed at students and early-mid career professionals with a general interest or experience in global/public health and/or international development and a specific interest in child health. No prior knowledge is required.