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Description

COMPLETING THIS ONLINE ACTIVITY CONSISTS OF FIVE STEPS:

  1. Read all information below
  2. Register for the course (see links to 7 sections at the right)
  3. Complete the course
  4. Complete your course evaluation and feedback
  5. Print your Statement of Completion

Original release dates:
Introduction to Health Care for Immigrant and Refugee Populations (Course 1): 10/6/2010 
Disaster Response and Clinical Medicine in Resource Limited Settings (Course 2): 4/22/2011
Public Health and Non-Communicable Disease in Developing Countries (Course 3): 4/22/2011
Parasitic Infections (Course 4): 3/7/2011
Bacterial, Mycobacterial, and Fungal Infections (Course 5): 3/15/2011
Viral Infections (Course 6): 4/1/2011
Travel Medicine (Course 7): 10/6/2010
Recent content review and update: January 17, 2019 
Content valid through: June 30, 2020*
*You will have access to the course for which you register for TWO years from the date of your registration. If updated content is published within these two years, the maximum credit count may change.

Providership
This activity is provided by the University of Minnesota. Presented in collaboration with the University of Minnesota Department of Medicine and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

About the Course
The seven courses are part of the University of Minnesota Clinical Tropical Medicine and Global Health Curriculum. The overall goal of this course is to ensure that participants gain sufficient medical knowledge and expertise to pass the Certificate of Knowledge in Clinical Tropical and Travelers' Health Examination offered biannually by the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH). To pass this exam, participants must demonstrate competence in the core curriculum as outlined by the ASTMH (www.astmh.org). For detailed information about this course visit www.globalhealth.umn.edu/onlinetrainingglobalhealth/index.html.


STEP ONE: READ ALL INFORMATION BELOW

TARGET AUDIENCE
The primary audience for this course includes physicians and other health care providers working in immigrant, refugee, and travelers' health and tropical medicine.

OVERALL ACTIVITY OBJECTIVES

  • Practice clinical care for globally mobile populations including immigrants, refugees, and travelers.
  • Diagnose and treat tropical infectious and noninfectious diseases.
  • Discuss public health and ethical considerations in caring for populations in a resource-limited setting, including mission work, disaster response, and clinical medicine in low and middle income countries.

ESTIMATED TIME TO COMPLETE
View the estimated time to complete the course.

Method of Participation
Participants must register and pay the appropriate fee to receive the personal login and access codes needed to enter each course. To complete the course, participants will do the following: read the objectives and faculty disclosures, proceed through the educational material, successfully complete the post-tests, and complete the course evaluation. Participants will be able to print their Statement of Participation after completing the course evaluation. 

ACCME LogoACCREDITATION
In support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. View the accreditation statements.

 

DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS
All planning committee members and course faculty were required to disclose any relevant financial relationships related to their involvement in this course so that we could take steps to appropriately manage and resolve any potential conflicts of interest (real or perceived).

Planning Committee

  • Brett Hendel-Paterson, MD, CTropMed®, Co-Course Director, Faculty
  • Kate Venable, MD, CTropMed®, Co-Course Director, Faculty
  • William Stauffer, MD, MPH, CTropMed®, Co-Course Director, Faculty
  • Beth Scudder, MA, Course Developer, Instructional Designer
  • Sarah Sponsler, Global Medicine Pathway Coordinator
  • Morgan Riordan, Education Consultant
  • Jodi Brenden Amir, Accreditation Specialist

Faculty
The majority of the faculty had nothing to disclose. The only reported exceptions are as follows:

Introduction to Health Care for Immigrant and Refugee Populations:
Faculty:

  • Elizabeth Barnett, MD: Grant/Research support: Intercell, Cerexa; Other: Royalties, Elsevier
  • William Stauffer, MD, MPH, CTropMed®: Critical Measures: Royalties on an educational online product
  • Patricia F. Walker, MD, DTM&H, FASTMH, Elsevier Publishing: Royalties, Royalties from textbook sales: Immigrant Medicine; UpToDate (Self) : From UpToDate for Immigrant screening content on their website (Status: Ongoing), Royalties (Status: Ongoing)

Disaster Response and Clinical Medicine in Resource-Limited Settings:

  • The faculty had no financial disclosures.

Public Health and Non-Communicable Disease in Developing Countries:
Faculty:

  • William Stauffer, MD, MPH, CTropMed®: Critical Measures: Royalties on an educational online product

Parasitic Infections:
Faculty:

  • Patricia F. Walker, MD, DTM&H, FASTMH: Elsevier Publishing: Royalties from textbook sales

Bacterial, Mycobacterial and Fungal Infections:
Faculty:

  • Henry Wu, MD, Takeda Vaccines (Self): Funded for role as a site Co-Investigator for industry sponsored research

Viral Infections:
Faculty:

  • David Boulware: Grant/Research support: GlaxoSmithKline

Travel Medicine:
Faculty:

  • David Boulware: Grant/Research Support: GSK; Merck; Provision of an HIV medicine (efavarinz) for a NIH clinical trial, which in the US is made by Bristol-Meier-Squib; Investigator initiated research project: Pfizer; Merck
  • Patricia F. Walker, MD, DTM&H, FASTMH: Elsevier Publishing: Royalties from textbook sales
  • Elizabeth Barnett, MD: Consultant: Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Research Support: Cerexa, Inc. Intercell Pharma, ParVax, Inc., DSMB: Pfizer, Inc.; Grant: Intercell, Cerexa; Other: Royalties, Elsevier
Disclosure Policy

View the Office of Continuing Professional Development Disclosure Policy.

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT
There is no commercial support for this activity.


STEP TWO: REGISTER FOR THE MODULE(S)

Register online with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover by selecting Add to Cart in the Enroll Now sections on the right side of this page.

QUESTIONS?
If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Continuing Professional Development, Medical School, at (612) 626-7600 or 1-800-776-8636, or e-mail us at cme@umn.edu.

You may also be interested in the U of MN ASTMH CTropMed Online Review Course. If you have registered for two or more Online Global Health Courses, please contact gblhlth@umn.edu to get registered for the online review course at no charge.

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Section Title
Introduction to Health Care for Immigrant and Refugee Populations (Course 1)
Type
Online, self paced
Dates
Jan 23, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
Delivery Options
Self Paced Online  
Course Fee(s)
*UMN Global Medicine Resident/Flex MD/CDC Employee non-credit $400.00
> Practicing Healthcare Prof (MD, PA, NP etc) non-credit $795.00
> Healthcare Prof from Low/Middle Income Country non-credit $400.00
> All Other Registrants non-credit $400.00
> Complete Package non-credit $7,250.00
Drop Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Transfer Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Section Details
* DISCOUNTED RATES are available for UMN Global Medicine Pathway Physician Residents, UMN Medical Students in Flex MD Program, and CDC Employees. Contact gblhlth@umn.edu to obtain the discount code to receive reduced registration rate.
Section Title
Disaster Response and Clinical Medicine in Resource Limited Settings (Course 2)
Type
Online, self paced
Dates
Jan 23, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
Delivery Options
Self Paced Online  
Course Fee(s)
*UMN Global Medicine Resident/Flex MD/CDC Employee non-credit $400.00
> Practicing Healthcare Prof (MD, PA, NP etc) non-credit $795.00
> Healthcare Prof from Low/Middle Income Country non-credit $400.00
> All Other Registrants non-credit $400.00
> Complete Package non-credit $7,250.00
Drop Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Transfer Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Section Details
* DISCOUNTED RATES are available for UMN Global Medicine Pathway Physician Residents, UMN Medical Students in Flex MD Program, and CDC Employees. Contact gblhlth@umn.edu to obtain discount code to receive reduced registration rate.
Section Title
Public Health and Non-Communicable Disease in Developing Countries (Course 3)
Type
Online, self paced
Dates
Jan 23, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
Delivery Options
Self Paced Online  
Course Fee(s)
*UMN Global Medicine Resident/Flex MD/CDC Employee non-credit $400.00
> Practicing Healthcare Prof (MD, PA, NP etc) non-credit $795.00
> Healthcare Prof from Low/Middle Income Country non-credit $400.00
> All Other Registrants non-credit $400.00
> Complete Package non-credit $7,250.00
Drop Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Transfer Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Section Details
* DISCOUNTED RATES are available for UMN Global Medicine Pathway Physician Residents, UMN Medical Students in Flex MD Program, and CDC Employees. Contact gblhlth@umn.edu to obtain discount code to receive reduced registration rate.
Section Title
Parasitic Infections (Course 4)
Type
Online, self paced
Dates
Jan 23, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
Delivery Options
Self Paced Online  
Course Fee(s)
*UMN Global Medicine Resident/Flex MD/CDC Employee non-credit $400.00
> Practicing Healthcare Prof (MD, PA, NP etc) non-credit $795.00
> Healthcare Prof from Low/Middle Income Country non-credit $400.00
> All Other Registrants non-credit $400.00
> Complete Package non-credit $7,250.00
Drop Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Transfer Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Section Details
* DISCOUNTED RATES are available for UMN Global Medicine Pathway Physician Residents, UMN Medical Students in Flex MD Program, and CDC Employees. Contact gblhlth@umn.edu to obtain discount code to receive reduced registration rate.
Section Title
Bacterial, Mycobacterial, and Fungal Infections (Course 5)
Type
Online, self paced
Dates
Jan 23, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
Delivery Options
Self Paced Online  
Course Fee(s)
*UMN Global Medicine Resident/Flex MD/CDC Employee non-credit $400.00
> Practicing Healthcare Prof (MD, PA, NP etc) non-credit $795.00
> Healthcare Prof from Low/Middle Income Country non-credit $400.00
> All Other Registrants non-credit $400.00
> Complete Package non-credit $7,250.00
Drop Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Transfer Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Section Details
* DISCOUNTED RATES are available for UMN Global Medicine Pathway Physician Residents, UMN Medical Students in Flex MD Program, and CDC Employees. Contact gblhlth@umn.edu to obtain discount code to receive reduced registration rate.
Section Title
Viral Infections (Course 6)
Type
Online, self paced
Dates
Jan 23, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
Delivery Options
Self Paced Online  
Course Fee(s)
*UMN Global Medicine Resident/Flex MD/CDC Employee non-credit $400.00
> Practicing Healthcare Prof (MD, PA, NP etc) non-credit $795.00
> Healthcare Prof from Low/Middle Income Country non-credit $400.00
> All Other Registrants non-credit $400.00
> Complete Package non-credit $7,250.00
Drop Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Transfer Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Section Details
* DISCOUNTED RATES are available for UMN Global Medicine Pathway Physician Residents, UMN Medical Students in Flex MD Program, and CDC Employees. Contact gblhlth@umn.edu to obtain discount code to receive reduced registration rate.
Section Title
Travel Medicine (Course 7)
Type
Online, self paced
Dates
Jan 23, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
Delivery Options
Self Paced Online  
Course Fee(s)
*UMN Global Medicine Resident/Flex MD/CDC Employee non-credit $400.00
> Practicing Healthcare Prof (MD, PA, NP etc) non-credit $795.00
> Healthcare Prof from Low/Middle Income Country non-credit $400.00
> All Other Registrants non-credit $400.00
> Complete Package non-credit $7,250.00
Drop Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Transfer Request Deadline
1 day after enrollment
Section Details
* DISCOUNTED RATES are available for UMN Global Medicine Pathway Physician Residents, UMN Medical Students in Flex MD Program, and CDC Employees. Contact gblhlth@umn.edu to obtain discount code to receive reduced registration rate.
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