Global Health Challenges

CSS Campus

The international summer course in Global Health Challenges is an introduction to the greatest global health challenges of our time.

The course will cover key Sustainable Development Goals of importance to global health including:

  • Health & Human Rights
  • Global Health Governance
  • Epidemiological Transition
  • Sexual & Reproductive Health
  • Determinants of Health
  • Access to Medicines
  • Health & Development
  • Technology, Innovation & Global Health
  • Disasters & Humanitarian Assistance
  • Migration & Mental Health
  • Health Systems in a Global Context

You can expect course participation by students and young professionals from a range of professional backgrounds, and an introduction to the key concepts, determinants, opportunities and challenges in global public health.

Through a mix of lectures, case studies, group work and workshops, this summer course will explore, explain and analyse many of the greatest challenges to current and future health. Gathering a truly international group of passionate students and young professionals , the summer course aims to serve as a platform for networking, capacity building and inspiration, thus empowering participants to become more effective health leaders, thinkers and change-makers.

On-line module 29 July - 3 August 2019
On-campus module 5 - 16 August 2019

Credit points: 5 ECTS