Adolescent Health in Low and Middle Income Countries

Program type: 
Program description: 

This short course provides the knowledge, conceptual frameworks and tools necessary to strengthen health sector policies and programmes for adolescent health and development in low and middle income countries.

The course is organised and taught by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and the World Health Organization (WHO), in collaboration with the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, the Public Health Foundation of India, UNFPA, and UNICEF.

The course has been designed for mid-career professionals who have experience in adolescent health and current responsibilities for health sector interventions in low and middle income countries, and will have a public health rather than a clinical medicine orientation.

Course duration: 10 days in June.

Program discipline(s): 
Global health
Public health
Child and family health
Gender and sexuality studies