Medical Peace Work Launches Online Courses for Health Professionals


Medical Peace Work has launched seven freely available, interactive online courses in violence prevention and peacebuilding for doctors, nurses, public health workers, mental health practitioners, other health professionals, as well as students in these fields. The aim of the courses is to educate health professionals about the impact of war and other forms of violence on the health of individuals and populations, and to show how they can make a positive contribution to peace building, violence prevention and conflict transformation. The courses provide the participants with new insights about the special role and responsibility of healthcare professionals in peace work. [adapted from course announcement]

For more information, see the course website.

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