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Center for International Health CIHLMU
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Global Health Challenges and One Health

The “Joint Initiative for Teaching and Learning on Global Health Challenges and One Health” (JITOHealth) involves graduate programs of six universities from Brazil (UFES, UFPR), Germany (LMU, TUM), Mozambique (UCM), and Kosovo (KAAB). The course “Global Health Challenges and One Health” comprises synchronous and asynchronous activities applying collaborative online international learning principles in the modules "interprofessional and collaborative practice in One Health"; "One Health"; "healthcare, surveillance, and One Health"; and "bioethics in One Health". The course was developed in collaboration with 44 experts from 22 institutions of the Americas, Africa, Europe, and Asia.

Learning objectives:

At the end of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Understand the importance of collaborative skills in interprofessional action in One Health;

  • Describe the role of each professional in the One Health teams;

  • Define the importance of One Health in addressing communicable and non-communicable diseases;

  • Recognize aspects of human, animal, and environmental interconnection in One Health;

  • Describe the importance of universal health coverage, health surveillance services, and the International Health Regulations in the application of One Health in public health policies;

  • Recognize the bioethical aspects in One Health and its paradigms;

  • Apply the principles of One Health in projects that address specific situations;

  • Experience multicultural learning and working in a diverse team of students from different backgrounds.

  • Duration: 10 weeks

  • Target group: Graduate students enrolled in master and Ph.D. programs

  • Place: Online (Moodle Platform)

  • Language: English

  • Steps to enroll: Direct with the partner's institutions. Information on the selection process for the next batch will be published soon

Please find more information on the JITOHealth Project here.