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Global Health, Equity & Primary Care Course

Posted by GHO Admin on November 5, 2018 in Events

Dates: January 16-19, 2019
Location: Toronto, Canada

This 4-day course offers a broad overview of global health with specific relevance to primary care. It is offered as an early exploration of the field of global health.

Some of the topics explored in this course are:

  • primary care in the context of global health
  • social determinants of health 
  • ethics of global health and service learning
  • essentials of infectious diseases
  • HIV/AIDS care
  • tuberculosis care
  • immigrant refugee health
  • indigenous health
  • caring for vulnerable populations in Canada and abroad
  • global health partnerships
  • career planning in global health


This course is open to family medicine residents and faculty, and allied health professionals interested in enhancing their knowledge and skills in global health.

For more information please visit the UofT Course website.