Short courses

Short courses provide opportunities to study specialised topics in a broad range of public and global health fields in addition to those available through the MSc programmes.

Available courses

The courses below are planned to run in 2024. If the course is not yet open to applications, please register your interest.

Course titleLocationDates
Advanced Course in Epidemiological AnalysisLondon or OnlineSeptember
Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR): a Multidisciplinary ApproachOnlineSeptember
Conducting Research on the Commercial Determinants of HealthOnlineNovember
Global Eye HealthOnline November
Global Health Primer for DoctorsOnline March - May 
Modern Techniques in ModellingLondon or OnlineSeptember
Professional Certificate in Pharmacoepidemiology & PharmacovigilanceOnlineSeptember - June
Professional Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (DTM&H in London)LondonSeptember - December
Real-World Evidence in PharmacoepidemiologyOnlineOctober 
Travel MedicineLondonNovember

Future courses

The courses below may be offered in the future. Please register your interest and we will contact you when we open for applications.

Course title
Cancer Survival: Principles, Methods and Applications
Design & Analysis of Cluster Randomised and Stepped Wedge Trials
Epidemiological Evaluation of Vaccines: Efficacy, Safety and Policy
Essentials of Clinical Trials (London)
Essentials of Clinical Trials (The Gambia)
Global Adolescent Health
Infectious Disease 'Omics
Introduction to Infectious Disease Modelling and Its Applications
Introductory Course in Epidemiology & Medical Statistics
Introductory Course in Epidemiology & Medical Statistics (The Gambia)
Introduction to Spatial Analysis in R
Laboratory Diagnosis of Malaria
Laboratory Diagnosis of Parasites
Model Fitting and Inference for Infectious Disease Dynamics
Pandemics: Emergence, Spread and Response
Professional Diploma in Tropical Nursing
Researching Gender-based Violence: Methods and Meaning
Statistical Analysis with Missing Data Using Multiple Imputation
Systematic Reviews and Meta-analyses of Health Research

Courses delivered at partner organisations

These short courses have previously been delivered together with partner organisations at the partner institution. These courses are currently closed for applications, but please check back for updates.

Course titleLocation
Building trust, managing risk around vaccines: from trials to deliveryUniversity of Antwerp
Vaccine HesitancyUniversity of Hong Kong