Global Reproductive and Sexual Health Summer Institute 2018

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May 7, 2018 - 8:00am - May 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
University of Michigan School of Nursing, 426 N. Ingalls Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Offered by the University of Michigan School of Nursing, with faculty from across the health sciences, this Summer Institute is designed to help participants gain a broad insight into contemporary issues in reproductive and sexual health. This short, intensive course will allow participants to gain the skills and knowledge to advance their inquiry in global reproductive and sexual health through state-of-the-science lectures, discussion, case studies, and small group work.

Geared towards researchers focused on global sexual and reproductive health, the Summer Institute provides participants with the opportunity to learn about substantive issues and develop methodological experience from a wide range of experts in global reproductive and sexual health.

Attendees will have the opportunity to network with leading scholars in global health and learn:

  • How to develop or expand your research in global settings.
  • Contemporary issues in global reproductive and sexual health.
  • How to identify and calculate commonly used indicators for reproductive and sexual health.
  • Increase their understanding of core concepts in the evaluation of reproductive and sexual health programs.
  • How to use nationally representative data to calculate key programmatic indicators.
  • How data quality impacts findings and strategies to improve quality.
  • How to examine large DHS data sets from leading demographers and big data scientists at University of Michigan.
  • 39.5 Nursing contact hours will be awarded.*

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