Course duration: One week
Next course date: 5th - 12th August 2017
Location: Dubrovnik, Croatia, InterUniversity Centre
Organised by: WHO Collaborating Centre for Public Health Education & Training & Zagreb Institute for the Culture of Health
Aimed at: Policy makers, health managers, heads of clinical and administrative departments, health professionals with an interest in management, and other interested stakeholders
Course director: Professor Salman Rawaf
Course co-ordinator: Ms Ela Augustyniak
Places are very limited, please contact Professor Barbara Kalenić on firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Professor Đorđević on +385 91 4920023 to reserve your place.
Bespoke courses can be organised on request.
Global health needs are changing, and today's health leaders need to keep up.
This week-long intensive course will equip health leaders with the tools to manage their organisations, services and health systems more efficiently and effectively.
Participants will achieve a deeper understanding of what drives leadership in health and health systems. By the end of the course, participants are expected to:
- Have developed the skills to manage health organisations across a range of dimensions including policy, finance, service delivery and health outcomes
- Understand what criteria and indicators can be used to assess health services management and performance, and be familiar with the tools and resources available to measure them
- Understand health service business models and theories
- Have developed the skills to apply critical thinking and creative solutions to real-life health service problems
- Have learnt about key global experiences and the political challenges of strengthening health organisations and health systems
- Understand potential policy responses and interventions to improve health systems, and be able to develop action plans for their own countries.
For more information please download the course brochure here: Advanced leadership and health management brochure.