A New Course on Human Mobility and Health

Human Mobility and Health  5 ECTS

Master the topic of today – migration
Learn the magnitude and determinants of human mobility
Study how human mobility impacts on global health and health care
7 top visiting lectures at Ylähylly, T-building, Kauppi Campus.
Tue 12.1. 10-12 Overview on Migration, Mikko Perkiö, Univ. Instructor, UTA.
Tue 19.1. 10-12 Current Refugee Crises in Europe and Its Health Implications among Immigrants, Dr. Marko Juntunen, UTA
Tue 26.1. 10-12, Health Promotion and Protection among Refugees in Finland, Paula Tiittala, MD, National Institute for Health and Welfare, THL.
Wed 27.1. 10-12 Traveller’s Health, Dr. Hanna Nohynek, Chief Physician, National Institute for Health and Welfare, THL.
Tue 2.2. 10-12 Health Sector Migration, Brain Drain. Philippines Case. Tiina Vaittinen, UTA.
Wed 3.2. 10-12 Health Survey Research on Immigrants in Finland, Anneli Weiste-Paakkanen, National Institute for Health and Welfare THL.
Tue 9.2. 10-12 Immigrant Health Inequalities, Jaana Kinnunen, UTA.
Tue 16.2. 10-12 How does Culture Play Role in Illness and Healing? Views on Transnationality, Dr. Marja Tiilikainen, University of Helsinki.
Lively discussions on the case studies in seminar groups
Limited number of students can be accepted – book your seat by 10 January 2016
Course is held from 12 January to 4 March at Kauppi Campus.
See course info at: https://www10.uta.fi/opas/opetusohjelma/marjapuuro.htm?id=30333

Warmly welcome,
Mikko Perkiö, University Instructor at the Program for Global Health and Development
Principal teacher at the course