An Approach to Strengthening Health Systems

from International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
Registration deadline: 20 Jun 2018 Training date: 20 Aug 2018 to 24 Aug 2018 More Information

The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease's (The Union) International Management Development Programme (IMDP) will hold a training course on An Approach to Strengthening Health Systems, from 20-24 August 2018, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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.


Union Courses participants are eligible to earn continuing education units (CEU) and continuing medical education (CME). Union Courses is accredited by both the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and the European Board for Accreditation in Pneumology (EBAP).

Fee information:
Course Fee: 1,650 USD; A residential package fee is available at 2,610 USD (Course Fee + 960 USD for accommodation and breakfast).
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