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Laboratory Diagnosis of Faecal Parasites Short Course Certificate

This course has a high practical content and is designed for medical officers and biomedical scientists. The course concentrates on the identification in the laboratory of those parasites of medical importance (both indigenous and imported) likely to be seen in Western Europe.

  • Duration of training: 2 days
  • Study mode: Short full time
Laboratory Diagnosis of Faecal and Blood Parasites Short Course Certificate

This course has a high practical content and is designed for medical officers and biomedical scientists. The course concentrates on the identification in the laboratory of those parasites of medical importance (both indigenous and imported) likely to be seen in Western Europe.

  • Duration of training: 4 days
  • Study mode: Short full time
International Health Consultancy Professional Diploma

This course is an executive/senior level professional development programme of value to health, management and social development specialists working in government, non-government and academic settings worldwide. It provides emerging national, regional and international consultants with an opportunity to enhance and improve their professional knowledge and skills in the provision and management of consultancy services within the context of international health and deliver technical assistance that is robust, evidence-based and grounded in the reality of resource-poor settings.

  • Duration of training: 3 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Tropical Nursing Professional Diploma

The Diploma in Tropical Nursing (DTN) is awarded by the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) as part of its suite of non credit-bearing Professional Diploma programmes aimed at enhancing the knowledge, skills and competencies of health care professionals working in low and middle-income resource settings. The DTN aims to familiarise participants with common health issues in overseas settings, helping them develop their analytical, problem solving and practical nursing skills.

  • Duration of training: 3 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Professional Diploma

This programme is particularly useful for physicians who have trained in medicine in a developed country but intend to practise in the tropics. It is also useful for physicians already practising in developing countries who require an update on infectious, parasitic and other health problems and for doctors in developed countries who need to diagnose and manage imported infections.

  • Duration of training: 13 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Child Nutrition Postgraduate Credits

This course aims to provide students with knowledge and critical understanding of nutrition as central to clinical and preventive paediatrics and child health. An evidence-based approach is taken to explain the main priorities in applied nutrition relevant to low resource settings in the context of both hospital and community settings.

  • Duration of training: 2 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Sexual and Reproductive Health in Low Resource Areas Professional Diploma

This course is designed to help doctors, midwives and other health professionals working or intending to work in the area of Sexual and Reproductive Health in a developing country to acquire knowledge and skills enabling them to develop an awareness of the need to reduce reproductive mortality and morbidity through a multi-dimensional and team approach and increase their capabilities to plan, implement and evaluate relevant programmes and interventions in Sexual and Reproductive Health in resource poor countries. They will gain an understanding of basic epidemiology, quantitative and qualitative research methods and apply their knowledge to critically analyse research papers and reports.

  • Duration of training: 13 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Media, Policy and Advocacy in Humanitarian Action Postgraduate Credits

This course aims to provide students with knowledge and critical understanding of political debates regarding Western humanitarianism and issues pertaining to media and aid delivery, policy and advocacy. This course aims to: discuss the politics of aid delivery and humanitarian action; discuss practical issues pertaining to media management during humanitarian responses; critically review the theories of media-state relations and the factors that affect media coverage of humanitarian crises; discuss the geopolitics of humanitarian action.

  • Duration of training: 2 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Statistical Methods of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Postgraduate Credits

This course aims to provide students with knowledge and critical understanding of standard quantitative statistical methods used to evaluate epidemiological studies and clinical trials involving humans. It develops the ability of students to design, critically analyse, interpret and report the findings of a research project in a health related topic, primarily using methodologies appropriate for health surveys and observational cohort/case-control studies, but will also examine methodologies relevant for (randomised controlled) clinical trials.

  • Duration of training: 2 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Applied Bioinformatics Postgraduate Credits

This course aims to provide students with knowledge, critical understanding and practical experience of using computational methods and bioinformatic approaches to interpret output data and function genomics experiments and genomic, transcriptomic and proteomic technology platforms. This course aims to increase awareness of available resources for bioinformatic analyses by providing students with knowledge, critical understanding and practical experience of using computational methods and bioinformatic approaches to interpret output data function genomics experiments, and genomic, transcriptomic and proteomic technology platforms.

  • Duration of training: 2 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Health in Humanitarian Emergencies Postgraduate Credits

This course aims to provide students with knowledge and critical understanding of common public health problems in humanitarian emergencies. It aims to enable students to adopt an evidence-based and reasoned approach to the critical assessment and management of the problems and to develop and evaluate strategies for their prevention and control.

  • Duration of training: 2 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Humanitarian Operations (Environmental Health and Logistics) Postgraduate Credits

This course aims to provide students with knowledge and critical understanding of the principal technical challenges encountered in supporting emergency humanitarian operations. It aims to enable students to adopt a reasoned and evidence-based approach to anticipating and identifying the technical challenges and to develop and evaluate strategies for their management.

  • Duration of training: 2 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time