Public Health in Colombia 2021
This 3-week intensive summer course explores Public Health in Colombia within the context of the country’s armed conflict and recent peace agreement.
Through a series of lectures, seminars by guest speakers, and site visits to medical, governmental, and educational organizations, students will explore the country’s Public Health provision, its challenges and successes, and the impact of the recent peace agreement on access to healthcare throughout the country.
The course is open to undergraduate and masters students from a Public Health, Medicine, Psychology, or related Social Science background, and to students interested in pursuing careers in international development and healthcare governance.
Please download the 2020 course leaflet here. The 2021 course will follow a similar format with updated content to reflect the impact of Covid-19 on Public Health in Colombia. It will be taught in English, and run from Monday 7 June until Friday 25 June 2021. To find out more, or to register for an application, please contact us.
Public Health in Colombia 2021 Internship Program
We are delighted to announce the launch of our Public Health Internships this summer (postponed from 2020because of Covid-19). We are offering participants the chance to extend their stay in Colombia and gain practical work experience opportunities. You can download more information here or send us an email to find out what options are available.