June 2018 Course: Knowledge Application, Continuous Learning, and Adaptation
From June 19-21, 2018, K4Health Director Tara Sullivan and USAID LEARN Chief of Party Piers Bocock will once again offer their course, "Improving Global Public Health Through Knowledge Application, Continuous Learning, and Adaptation." It is offered through the Summer Institute of the Health, Behavior, and Society Department of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH).
Register by May 31 for this and other courses (JHSPH students may register on the JHSPH website; all others, please register at the general Johns Hopkins student information system, choosing "Summer Institute in Health Behavior and Society" from the dropdown menu), or download the course flyer.
This acclaimed three-day in-person course has earned "Excellence in Teaching" awards for both instructors, and uses participatory approaches to:
- Define knowledge management (KM) and related principles,
- Explain the challenges to implementing KM programs, and
- Help determine the best KM approaches for real-life public health programs.
Class will be held at the Johns Hopkins University's Advanced Academic Programs facility at 1717 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20036 (less than three blocks from the Dupont Circle metro station's south exit).