Population Health: Disease Prevention and Management
Identify key socio-economic and cultural determinants of population health outcomes, analyze the impact of socio-cultural factors on access to health care and adjust health promotions and interventions accordingly.
The job demand for contact tracers continues to grow as our battle against COVID-19 continues. This course will prepare individuals for roles in contact tracing for COVID-19. These jobs do not require prior healthcare experience or expertise.
Advanced Literature Searching in the Health Sciences
Learn the fundamental components of advanced literature searches for professionals and researchers in the health sciences. This course will help you improve the quality and reporting of literature searches for projects that rely on past research.
Explore the science, prevention and control of epidemics in this free online course. In addition to lectures by leading scientists in this field from HKU, this course will feature panel discussions with world leading experts in epidemics.
Provides an overview of Parkinson’s disease, including risk factors, stages, symptoms, medications and treatments. Explores the experience of a person with Parkinson’s disease, as well as, special care considerations when hospitalized.
Resilience is an essential element in successful disaster management and coping. This course touches upon the internal and external resources and tools necessary for handling stressful situations and for emerging with increased strength from such experiences.
Spiritual Competency Training in Mental Health is designed to train mental health providers in basic spiritual and religious competencies. Experience greater confidence and competence dealing with religious/spiritual issues. Eligible for 6 CE credits.