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.
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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.
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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