Stop TB Partnership

The Union's IMDP course on An Approach to Strengthening Health Systems

14-18 August 2017, Singapore

Application Deadline: 14 June 2017

This five-day course focuses on improving the productivity and efficiency of health systems. Participants will learn how to identify challenges and opportunities in the current health systems functioning in their domain, understand linkages between health system, policy and research, and learn how to improve or re-engineer any health system to make it more efficient.

Benefits of Training:

  • Provide benefits at the national and provincial level health programme administration and delivery
  • Increase the competence of the participants to improve, modify and re-engineer systems
  • Strengthen and modify systems with greater involvement and participation of concerned shareholders
  • Improve their ability to bring in the desired changes in their respective programmes
  • Ensure effective implementation of the newly strengthened health systems
  • Understand the importance of documentation, certifications and knowledge management

Who Should Attend:

This course is designed for middle-to senior-level managers working in public health from national, provincial government or international agencies and non-governmental organisations, who are responsible for health programmes in communicable and non-communicable diseases, their various administrative aspects and donor communications for the implementation of health programmes.

Course Fee: 1,650 USD

A residential package fee is available at 2,610 USD (course fee + 960 USD for accommodation and breakfast).

Language: English


IMDP participants are eligible to earn continuing medical education (CME) and/or continuing education units (CEU). The IMDP core courses are accredited by both the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and the European Board for Accreditation in Pneumology (EBAP).

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