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Minnesota-Based Global Health Course

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Notification icon Monday, May 13, 2024 6 AM - Friday, May 24, 2024 3 PM America/Chicago

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Overview

The 2024 Minnesota In-Person Global Health course will be conducted in person.

Offered each May in Minneapolis, Minnesota, our four-week in-person global health course provides intensive training ideal for any physician or healthcare provider who serves a global mobile population, such as immigrants, refugees, or international travelers. One of only 17 courses offered worldwide, ours is the only program of its kind offered in collaboration with Mayo Clinic and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The in-person course is comprised of didactic lectures, case presentations, classroom discussions, simulation scenarios, and laboratory sessions.

Intended Audience

  • Medical students, resident physicians, and fellows
  • Local, national, and international practicing and retired physicians
  • Graduate nursing students, registered nurses, licensed nurse practitioners
  • Physician assistants, veterinarians, public health professionals, and active United States military personnel

Objectives

  • Describe how to recognize and treat tropical infectious illnesses.
  • Demonstrate how to deliver high-quality clinical care in resource-limited settings. 
  • Identify possible ethical considerations in the care of mobile populations or care of patients in low-resource settings. 
  • Describe practical clinical skills and laboratory skills required in order to deliver patient care in a variety of settings.

Prerequisites

Although not required, it is recommended that all seven courses of the Clinical Tropical Medicine & Online Global Health Curriculum be completed prior to participating in the live course.

Pricing

  • Practicing Health Care Providers $1900.00 for the course
  • Residents/Fellows/Healthcare Professionals from Low/Middle Income Countries $1100.00 for the course

Complete Package: $7,550
Includes up to 4 weeks of the annual In-Person Global Health Course, Complete Online Global Health Curriculum, and the U of M ASTMH CTropMed® Online Exam Review

CDC Employees 
Preapproved, full-time CDC employees are eligible for a discounted rate; contact Dr. Stauffer at stauf005@umn.edu for information.

Institutions and Organizations
5-20% discounts are available for volume purchases. Learn more about pricing for institutions and organizations.

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