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

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

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...

Training for primary care providers: brief tobacco interventions - 2021 (WHO e-Learning course)

This training course is designed in response to the unmet need to train millions of primary care providers, other health professionals and medical students (about 50% of primary care providers in...

Oral Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) of HIV infection - eLearning tool for clinicians - 2021

This eLearning course is for practicing health professionals around the globe who currently have a client population at high-risk for contracting HIV and provide or will provide Oral PrEP or Post-...

Public Health Leadership: Leading the health sector during COVID-19 and beyond - 2020

This course is by invitation only. If you were not selected to participate in this course, you can explore other self-paced self-learning courses of the Virtual Campus.

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.