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Health Systems Summer Institute

Health Systems Summer Institute

Evidence is the key to improve care of the injured. Learn to set up hospital-injury-surveillance-system to strengthen trauma care in low- and middle-income settings. --Dr. Amber Mehmood Learn More
Learn the difference between having the pieces and seeing the whole picture of how public health saves lives. --Dr. David Bishai Learn More
Systems methods and approaches have transformed many fields and industries. Learn how they can apply in public health. --Dr. Bruce Y Lee Learn more
Learn to:
• Measure the burden of disease.
• Monitor and evaluate health programs.
• Use systems science approaches in health systems.
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With injuries being among the leading causes of disease in the developing world and projected to increase in prominence, there is an urgent need to better understand the epidemiology of injuries and address them. --Dr. Abdul Bachani Learn more


Registration starts February 12, 2017

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Adnan A. Hyder, MD MPH PhD
Professor and Director Health Systems Summer Institute

George Pariyo, PhD
Institute Academic Coordinator

James Willett
Program Coordinator.

Summer 2017

The new Health Systems Summer Institute provides early- and mid-career public health professionals the skills necessary to address key health systems issues of today. The Institute is also a great opportunity for part-time MPH and other Hopkins students and fellows to learn a valuable set of skills in an in-demand, and rapidly growing field of public health.

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Global Skills

Participants will learn the principles of health systems and develop the skills necessary to assess and improve a wide range of public health systems. Course work focuses on low- and middle-income countries, but the skills are universal.

Top Faculty

Courses are taught by leading faculty from the Bloomberg School who have extensive experience working with ministries of health, international agencies such as the World Health Organization, and local governments in countries across the world.

Choose from a selection of one- and two-week long, half-day courses. For more information, please contact James Willett, Institute Program Coordinator.