Spring School of Global Health 2018: Block Course “Urbanization and Health in a Climate Change Context”

9. April 2018 – 13. April 2018 ganztägig
Geneva (CHE)

The Institute of Global Health (Faculty of Medicine, Université de Genève) will be offering a Spring School of Global Healthin 8 courses. The Spring School program is designed to enable international students and working professionals with interest and focus in global health to study various subjects. It includes a course on “Urbanization and Health in a Climate Change Context” (block one, 24-26.04.18).

Main topics of this single course:

  • Trends in urbanization,
  • main issues and public stakes of urban planning,
  • availability of urban infrastructure and amenities,
  • health determinants and healthy cities,
  • impact of climate change,
  • cases-studies from the fields of water management, solid waste management, urban agriculture, urban floods and coastal erosion.

Registration deadline: 24.03.
Payment for the course fee is due upon registration and depends on personal status and number of courses.

Further informationto can be found here