Global Health Primer Course

2019 Course Dates Coming Soon

University of Colorado - Anschutz Medical Campus


The Global Health Primer course

Target Audience: MDs, RNs, APPs, Techs, EMTs, Pharmacists or anybody interested in expanding their global health knowledge!

One-day course for healthcare providers with little to no international experience who are interested in learning basic principles of global health and international health work. This introductory course aims to provide practical knowledge about healthcare delivery in international and low-resource settings.

The course material will be presented through a variety of approaches, including lectures, interactive modules, and small group case discussions.

Jointly provided with the CU College of Nursing and CU Skaggs School of Pharmacy.

Key Topics:

  • Acute care and trauma

  • Humanitarian response

  • Global health ethics

  • Health disparities

  • Global burden of disease

  • Practical tips for trip preparation and safety

  • And more!

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The University of Colorado College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.