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M.S. in Health and International Development

The course enables you to better plan, develop, manage and evaluate health initiatives and programs. It gives you an understanding of international development issues, and of public health and comprehensive primary health care as it applies in the developing world. You will gain critical insights into the contexts that shape health and development issues, research, policy and practice. Topics cover areas such as development problems, policies and programs; gender mainstreaming; social determinants of health and wellbeing; primary health care practice in developing countries; public health care practice development; gender analysis; and action on social determinants of health.