The World Health Organization (WHO) invites applications for the first cohort of the WHO Scholar course on Reducing Inequities and Improving Coverage. This interactive digital course is targeted at WHO EPI staff in country offices, EPI staff working in MoH at national and sub-national levels, and partner agency staff.
Prior completion of WHO Scholar GRISP Level 1 certification is preferred
but not required for this Level 2 course.
Applications will be accepted until 29 March 2019.
Successful applicants will receive a Letter of Acceptance by e-mail from WHO.
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|Active participation is required for the entire duration of the course.|
|13–17 May 2019||Onboarding|
|20–24 May 2019||Orientation|
|27–31 May 2019||Week 1|
|3–7 June 2019||Week 2|
|10–14 June 2019||Week 3|
|17–21 June 2019||Week 4|
|24–28 June 2019||Week 5|
|1–5 July 2019||Week 6|
Weekly discussion group schedule
The English-language discussion group shall meet every Tuesday at 14h00 Geneva Time, starting during Onboarding week. (Check time)
Webinars open to everyone on key topics in strengthening routine immunization
Alongside the course, these interactive webinars:
- aim to answer “How do I…?” with practical examples and methods shared by a global expert.
- support the progress of course participants, who will be able to engage directly with the presenters.
- will be open to attendance by those who are not taking the course, with no upper limit to the number of attendees.
The schedule of the webinars will be announced soon.