Application Open: Fourth National Global Health Course-2018
The Global Health Course (GHC) is an international and multidisciplinary training program in Global Health which is funded mainly by the Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs. It aims to train health professionals and students on the impacts of globalization on health and other global-public issues. The program, principally coordinated in Finland, entails an international network of public health oriented organizations in Asia, Africa and Latin America. As a part of this program, a diploma course on global health (DGH) has been started and organized in Finland five times during 2001-2007.The 3 subsequent courses (sixth, seventh and eighth course) were arranged in University of Tampere in 2009-2011.The course also has been arranged in Tanzania in 2008 and 2014 and Philippines in 2009 and 2014.
Institute of Medicine (IOM), Nepal was enrolled as a part of the global health course since 09/11/2009 and it has participated in the diploma courses held in Finland in 2010,2011 and 2013.
The Finish Medical society DUODECIM, based on Helsinki, Finland, is the main coordinating and contract holding body. DUODECIM was founded in 1881, as avenue to promote various activities that serve the medical profession and health care in Finland, with the aim of promoting public discussions on priorities and ethics in medicine.
National Centre for Health Professions Education(NCHPE),Institute of Medicine(IOM) invites applications from the eligible Nepalese citizen for the 4th National Global Health Course-2018.
Course Date: 20-31st August 2018
Venue: National Centre for Health Professions Education(NCHPE),Institute of Medicine(IOM), Maharajgunj, kathmandu, Nepal
Application duration: 17th June- 1st July 2018