Building on CFHI’s 30+ years of expertise in ethical community-based global health educational programs, CFHI and Aperian Global are very pleased to announce the launch of Pillars of Global Health, a series of online modules for students and academic institutions. The full set of self-paced, fully asynchronous modules takes an average of 8-10 hours to complete. The modules can be used by individuals or purchased by academic institutions and embedded into classes, pre-departure trainings, Global Health Tracks, and more. Upon successful completion of the modules and comprehensive quiz, students will receive a Certificate of Completion. Purchase information and FAQs are below.
Global Health Definitions and Discourses
Planetary and One Health
Global Health Ethics
Social Determinants of Health
Diversity, Equity, and Health Disparities
Cross-Cultural Effectiveness and Adaptability*
Global Burden of Disease
Health Systems (Coming Soon)
*Includes free embedded access to a cultural intelligence tool, GlobeSmart by Aperian and the Intercultural Effectiveness Scale by the Kozai Group.
Pillars of Global Health is a series of online modules for students and academic institutions to build competencies for global health engagement.
The full set of self-paced, fully asynchronous modules takes an average of 8-10 hours to complete. They can be taken in any order and work is saved after each session.
Flexible & Interactive
The modules can be accessed by individuals or purchased by organizations and academic institutions, and easily embedded into classes, pre-departure training, Global Health tracks, and more. The modules include highly interactive and engaging learning content.
Module content was developed by faculty members and practitioners, drawing from the global health competencies for 21st century health professionals published research. Included are evidence-based self-assessment and reflection tools.
Certificate Upon Completion
Upon successful completion of all the modules and comprehensive quiz, students will receive a Certificate of Completion.
Group and bulk accessGroup and bulk access
Academic InstitutionsAcademic Institutions
Low-and-Middle-Income CountriesLow-and-Middle-Income Countries
For more information, or to obtain preview access, contact firstname.lastname@example.org For more information, or to obtain preview access, contact email@example.com
Does CFHI provide discounted pricing for institutional and student access for those located in low and middle-income countries (LMIC)?
Yes, we do! We are happy to provide those details, upon request.
Who can I contact to learn more about Pillars?
Current CFHI collaborators and partners can contact Robin Young, at firstname.lastname@example.org. For interested/potential CFHI partners and collaborators and for general information about Pillars of Global Health, contact Jenny Samaan, Ph.D. Sr. Medical Education Consultant, CFHI: email@example.com. You can also watch a previous webinar about Pillars of Global Health here: Pillars of Global Health New CFHI Online Course Passcode: #ZN#0gBy
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For general information about Pillars of Global Health, contact Jenny Samaan, Ph.D. Sr. Medical Education Consultant, CFHI: firstname.lastname@example.org.