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Advanced Module Public Health Systems Challenges and Opportunities: The Case of Nepal

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‘Public Health Systems – Challenges and Opportunities: The Case of Nepal’ has been accredited by tropEd Network for Higher Education Institutions in International Health.

Explore the dynamic landscape of Public Health Systems with our comprehensive course designed to empower professionals and students! The course takes place at the Patan Academy of Health Sciences, Nepal, from April 29 to May 03 and delves into the intricate workings of public health systems, examining healthcare financing, epidemiology, health policy, and more. Join us in unraveling the complexities of public health and positioning yourself as a leader in promoting health equity and well-being for all.  Registration by April 14. For more information, click here.


Next Dates: April 29 – May 03, 2024
Course Language: English
Registration: Registration is open. Please register here.
Registration Deadline: April 14, 2024
Course credits: 3 ECTS
Costs: EUR 600 (plus additional personal travel and accommodation costs) (FREE FOR NEPALESE: sudarshanpaudel@pahs.edu.np)
Location: Patan Academy of Health Sciences, Nepal


  • An overview of the Public Health delivery system in Nepal
  • Comparison of health care systems in different resource settings
  • Health related challenges from supply side and demand side
  • Public health interventions to address health problems
  • Socio-cultural determinants of health care seeking behaviour in Nepal

Learning Objectives:

At the end of the module, the participants will be able to:

  • describe the health care delivery system in Nepal,
  • identify major sources of health-related information,
  • explain major health problems including challenges and opportunities to address these problems,
  • identify socio-cultural aspects of care seeking, service delivery and health behaviors,
  • identify innovations and initiatives to address health problems both from supply side and demand side,
  • compare problems and challenges of health care systems in developed and developing countries, and
  • assess and discuss possible health system solutions in a resource-constrained system.


If you would like to participate, please register here.

Cancellation policy: For cancellations made before the registration deadline, a non-refundable fee of 100 EUR will be charged. For cancellations made after the registration deadline until the course start, a non-refundable fee of 300 EUR will be charged. In case of no-shows or cancellations from the start of the course, the full course fee will be charged.

Course Coordinators in Nepal:

Sudarshan Paudel – Patan Academy of Health Sciences (Nepal)
Prof. Madhusudan Subedi – Patan Academy of Health Sciences (Nepal)
Dr. Deepak Paudel – Save the Children (Nepal)

All correspondence (inquiries, organisation and registration) via the Teaching & Training Unit in Munich, ttu@lrz.uni-muenchen.de


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