Welcome to the Caribbean's Node of Virtual Campus for Public Health.

 
A network to create, share and collaborate in the educational processes of Public Health.
 

Information and capacity-building resources for
professionals and the general public about COVID-19

Access to the COVID-19 section of the Caribbean Node of the PAHO VCPH

Caribbean's Virtual Courses

On-line Training on Tobacco Cessation for Caribbean Countries - course with tutors - 2021 (closed course)

The course aims to equip participants with the tools for strengthening tobacco cessation services in Primary Health Care (PHC) settings and improve their knowledge, skills, and attitudes regarding...

PAHO Virtual Course Developing Tobacco Control Legislation in the Caribbean - 2021 (closed course)

Understanding Stigma and Cognitive Behavioural Interpersonal Skills (CBIS) Stigma-Reduction Program for healthcare providers - 2021 (call for applications)

Click on the image or course title to access additional information and to complete the application form. Deadline to apply: July 30, 2021.

The purpose of this tutor-guided course is to...

Assessment strategies training on competency-based education for health professionals focused on maternal and perinatal health - 2021

Introduction
Classic education, i.e., the input or objective-based model focuses on primarily cognitive functions, where students must respond to content-focused goals, and...

Sonographic Assessment of Renal Transplant and Renal Disease due to non-communicable diseases - 2021

The purpose and objective of the course is to provide the participants with the necessary tools to utilize ultrasound for renal transplant and renal assessment on patients with non-communicable...

COVID-19 Virtual Courses

Instellingen voor Langdurige Zorg tijdens COVID-19 (Nederlands)

De COVID-19 pandemie treft oudere personen onevenredig veel, vooral degenen die in instellingen voor langdurige zorg (LTCF) wonen, met een significant effectop het sterfte- en ziektecijfer....

Standaard Voorzorgsmaatregelen: Handhygiëne (Nederlands)

De meeste gezondheidszorg-gerelateerde infecties kunnen voorkomen worden door middel van een goede handhygiëne – uw handen reinigen op de juiste momenten en op de juiste manier. De WHO Richtlijnen...

Infectiepreventie en Controle (IPC) van het COVID-19 Virus (Nederlands)

Deze cursus biedt informatie over wat gezondheidszorginstellingen moeten doen om voorbereid te zijn om te reageren op een geval van een opkomend virus die de luchtwegen infecteert zoals het nieuwe...

COVID-19: How to put on and remove personal protective equipment (PPE)

This is a guide for healthcare workers involved in patient care activities in a healthcare setting. It aims to show the type of personal protective equipment or PPE needed to correctly protect...

COVID-19: Hoe persoonlijke beschermingsmiddelen (PPE) aan - en uit te trekken (Nederlands)

Dit is een handleiding voor gezondheidswerkers die betrokken zijn in patiëntzorg activiteiten in een gezondheidszorg setting. Het doel van de handleiding is om te laten zien welk type persoonlijke...

New course

PAHO and NextGenU launched the new course Public Health Leadership: Leading the health sector during COVID-19 and beyond on October 15th, 2020. 51 officials and health professionals from the ministries of health of 11 countries in the Caribbean are part of the first cohort.

The course aims to contribute to developing a competent and inspiring health leadership workforce for the Caribbean. 

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