UCL International Health and Medical Education Centre (UCL IHMEC)

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URL: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/igh/

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Founded

2000 London UK

History

2000, London (UK), as part of University College London. Ceased to exist, 2013.

Aims

Develop and promote teaching on global health in the medical curriculum; provide students with understanding and knowledge of international health and opportunities to gain experience and develop their interests in the field; challenge concepts of health and ideas of health care provision by studying different health problems and systems globally and help produce doctors that are flexible and responsive to patients from a wide variety of backgrounds; produce resources for teaching medical students about international health and provide support to other institutions in implementing this teaching; raise awareness of the importance of training doctors with a global, multicultural perspective on health and health care; provide an opportunity for qualified doctors to explore issues in international health and to understand the relevance of international health policy to the practice of medicine both in the UK and abroad.

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Subjects *

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality Education

UIA Org ID

XM0699

Last News

2014

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