|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||Sch Public Health,Trop Medicine&Rehabilitation Sc (pre 2015)|
This subject aims to prepare participants for international work in emergency response settings, particularly focused on displaced populations. Topics covered include: international humanitarian law, rapid assessment, organsiation and coordination, basic epidemiology in emergency settings, disease control, vaccination, nutrition, reproductive health, water, sanitation & shelter and health and safety of the field worker. Guest lecturers with extensive field experience and technical expertise from a range of organisations contribute to this subject. This subject is suitable for both clinical and non-clinical participants.
|Townsville, Block, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014|
|Face to face teaching 25-Aug-2014 to 05-Sep-2014|
|Coordinator:||Ms Sandra Downing, <Person not found>|
|Lecturers:||Ms Sandra Downing, <Person not found>.|
|Assessment:||other exams (60%); presentations (20%); (20%).|
An enrolment quota applies to this offering.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.