Courses on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Research 2023
The Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research (GFMER) in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and other partners announces a series of online training courses in the field of sexual and reproductive health and research for 2023.
These courses provide health professionals with knowledge, skills and competencies in sexual and reproductive health, as well as research in this field, especially for those health care providers whose access to learning is limited by time, financial resources or other constraints and for whom access to quality education in the field of sexual and reproductive health is limited. With this training program, participants will learn first-hand about the day-to-day and long-term challenges in the field of sexual and reproductive health and research.
Courses schedule: (Click on the course to access the information on each course and application form)
|Training course in female genital mutilation 2023||4 weeks (22 March 2023 – 18 April 2023||10 March 2023|
|Cours en santé sexuelle et reproductive des adolescents 2023||8 weeks (17 May 2023 – 27 June 2023)||03 May 2023|
|Training course in research methodology, research protocol development and scientific writing 2023||8 weeks (6 September 2023 – 31 October 2023)||23 August 2023|
Eligible candidates are health professionals, paramedical staff, project planners and managers in health-related areas and social scientists from all countries.
Depending on the course, the teaching language is English or French. In order to follow the course, it is of utmost importance that the participant’s level of comprehension of the teaching language for the respective course is adequate.
- A set of slides with accompanying talking points (where applicable)
- Reference documents
- Other audio-visual materials
Course validation and certificate
In order to validate the module and obtain the certificate, the participants are required to successfully complete the required assignments for the undertaken course.
1. Submit the online application form of selected course (s) and required documents:
- A curriculum vitae, including sections on current and previous positions
- A certified copy of diploma(s)
- A letter of motivation stating clearly your interests and reasons for applying to the Course (1-2 page maximum)
2. Wait for the acceptance notice from the administrative office.