1.1 Objectives


Through this e-learning program, you will:

  • Explore refugee and global health skills that can provide a foundation for a career in global health
  • Learn the skills and role of communicator, expert, health advocate, professional, leader, collaborator, and scholar
  • Meet global health mentors, reflect on challenging field scenarios and begin to develop global health-related values and principles
  • Improve competency in communicating and caring for older immigrant and refugee populations

Host Introduction Video

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Hello, Welcome to the Refugee and Elderly Global Health e-Learning Program. Global Health is an area of education, research and practice that places a priority on improving health and achieving health equity for all people worldwide. We wish to welcome you to the world of global health scholarship, a world that includes thousands of students and practitioners who are passionately drawn to this emerging, new discipline. We hope our competency-based modules will provide you with a strong foundation for a career in global health. Enjoy.

Duration: 48 seconds