WHO Survey Scholar (2017) Commencement Exercises

The World Health Organization’s Survey Scholar learning initiative is aimed at epidemiologists and statisticians 
interested in leading or supporting vaccination coverage surveys. Learn more

In 2017, 324 people applied and 214 (66%) were admitted to the programme. Between 28 August and 22 December 2017, course participants completed challenging assignments and developed peer-reviewed projects in three digital modules covering survey design, protocols, and data analysis.

On 24 January 2018, the 2017 World Health Organization vaccination coverage survey Scholars and their course team held Commencement Exercises.

125 participants out of 199 (63%) earned a certificate for at least one of the three Survey Scholar Modules.

WHO Survey Scholar 2017 Commencement Exercises

Over 460 people, including colleagues and family members of Survey Scholars, attended this event broadcast on Facebook Live.

You may view the recording by clicking on the video below.


Author: The Geneva Learning Foundation (TGLF)

The Geneva Learning Foundation (La Fondation Apprendre) is a Swiss non-profit with the mission of fostering learning innovation to tackle wicked problems.