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Global Health and Disability

• The magnitude of disability and relevance of disability to the global development agenda • Defining disability and how it can be understood and measured • The challenges to health and wellbeing amongst people with disabilities and why people with disabilities might have poorer health • Why people with disabilities may have difficulty in accessing health services • Links among longer term health conditions and disability • How to improve access to health care and rehabilitation for people with disabilities • Community based inclusive development for improving access to health and rehabilitation for people with disabilities This course is designed for anyone with a professional or personal interest in disability as it relates to health, rehabilitation, international development and humanitarian assistance. There is a particular focus on low and middle income countries – both in the content of the course and the target learners. You can use the hashtag #FLhealthdisability to talk about this course on social media.

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London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

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Length 3 weeks
Effort 4 hours per week
Starts Jan 15 (6 weeks ago)
Cost $59
From London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, International Centre for Evidence in Disability via FutureLearn
Instructors George Cristopher, Islay Mactaggart, Myroslava Tataryn, Dorothy Boggs, Hannah Kuper, Josie Gallo, Sarah Polack, Dominic Forrest, Tim O'Fallon, Shaffa Hameed, Phil Sheppard, Morgon Banks, Tess B, Jane Wilbur, Sarah Wallace, Ant Duttine, Goli Hashemi, Tracey Smythe, Mark Spreckley, Siamand Salehian, Nathaniel Scherer
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Education and Disabilities Specialist $40k

People Services Coordinator $40k

People Advocate $47k

Disabilities Coordinator $47k

Disabilities Counselor $55k

People Relations Specialist $61k

Learning Disabilities (2G) $68k

Teacher of Moderate Disabilities $73k

Developmental Disabilities Administrator $74k

Head of People Operations $83k

Senior People Analyst $94k

Senior Life Health & Disability Underwriter $107k

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London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Rating Not enough ratings
Length 3 weeks
Effort 4 hours per week
Starts Jan 15 (6 weeks ago)
Cost $59
From London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, International Centre for Evidence in Disability via FutureLearn
Instructors George Cristopher, Islay Mactaggart, Myroslava Tataryn, Dorothy Boggs, Hannah Kuper, Josie Gallo, Sarah Polack, Dominic Forrest, Tim O'Fallon, Shaffa Hameed, Phil Sheppard, Morgon Banks, Tess B, Jane Wilbur, Sarah Wallace, Ant Duttine, Goli Hashemi, Tracey Smythe, Mark Spreckley, Siamand Salehian, Nathaniel Scherer
Download Videos Only via web browser
Language English
Subjects Programming
Tags C Health & Psychology