Global Health E-Learning Courses

The UW Department of Global Health has a growing number of online courses for UW students, as well as students and health care workers worldwide. New and upcoming courses will be listed here as they are announced.

Courses for Professional Development

GH 573

In-depth training in the diagnosis and clinical management of HIV as practiced around the world. This course is available online to eligible clinicians worldwide.

Apr 01, 2019 to Jun 09, 2019

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Practical leadership and management skills that are required for working in complex local, regional, national, and global health environments. This course is available online to eligible individuals and groups worldwide.

Sep 17, 2018 to Dec 09, 2018

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A systematic, scientific approach to ask and answer questions about how to get 'what works' to people who need it with greater speed, fidelity, quality, efficiency, and relevant coverage.
Apr 08, 2019 to Jun 23, 2019

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So much of your work in global health is project based, whether you’re training, implementing, or evaluating. Good project management is crucial for the success of these endeavors.
Jan 07, 2019 to Mar 15, 2019

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An in-depth orientation to the field of epidemiology for those seeking to conduct research or work on research studies in a global health context.
Jan 14, 2019 to Mar 31, 2019

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Find out how to evaluate health interventions for programs in low- and middle-income countries in terms of costs and outcomes through a series of cost analyses.
Jun 25, 2018 to Sep 02, 2018

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Courses for Enrolled University of Washington Students

Students at the University of Washington, or Medical Students in the WWAMI region, are eligible to enroll in these online courses. For more information or to enroll, use UW MyPlan.

G H 101
Introduces global health by putting its contemporary definition, determinants, development and direction as a field into a broad global context.
Jan 02, 2018 to Mar 10, 2018

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GH 558
Examines the socio-politico-cultural forces that give rise to violence and the impact of violence on population health.
Jan 02, 2018 to Mar 09, 2018

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GH 556
Examines the socio-cultural and political forces that impact assessment, manifestation, and treatment of mental illnesses worldwide. Students take a critical view of diagnostic systems and examine cultural differences in presentation of mental illness.
Mar 26, 2018 to Jun 08, 2018

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GH 561
for professional health science students interested in learning about diseases more commonly seen in resource-limited settings, or tropical climates, and how to diagnose, treat, and follow the resolution of these diseases.
Mar 30, 2018 to Jun 01, 2018

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