SKIP Global Health

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SKIP’s work fits into the wider sphere of Global Health - we therefore provide our members with Global Health training, resources and the external opportunities. To request more information, please contact globalhealth@skipkids.org.uk


Global Health Blog

Check out all blog posts written by our members that relate to Global Health!


Global Health Award Submissions

Each year we give our members the opportunity to submit reflections on an experience within or outside of SKIP that relates to a topic in global health, or to reflect on a global health topic that they are particularly passionate about.

Submissions can range from short essays, blogs, a photo or even a piece of artwork. See previous submissions here!


Global Health Resources

Here are a range of Global Health resources recommended by SKIP members past and present. Click on the images to be taken directly to the resource website!

Future Learn

A general free online course website that usually has many global health related courses and in related areas such as climate change and health, leadership and management, and mental health.

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Sphere

The Sphere handbook is a set of standards for humanitarian response - a useful read those interested in humanitarian work. Sphere also has a series of online courses.

gapminder

An independent fact tank, not a think tank, fighting misconceptions about global development. Gapminder produces free teaching resources making the world understandable based on reliable statistics.

Global Burden of Disease Project

The Global Burden of Disease (GBD) provides a tool to quantify health loss from hundreds of diseases, injuries, and risk factors, so that health systems can be improved and disparities can be eliminated.

80,000 hOURS

Careers website and blog based of effective altruism.

Humanitarian practice network

A forum for a diverse group of people (policy-makers, people working in the humanitarian setting, organisations, etc.) to discuss the humanitarian sector.

Bond Jobs

A network and sit for jobs in international development.

Global Health Lecture Series

Leading experts from the School present up-to-date summaries and debates about a range of global health issues.

Hans Rosling Ted talks

In Hans Rosling’s hands, data sings. Global trends in health and economics come to vivid life. And the big picture of global development—with some surprisingly good news—snaps into sharp focus.”

Global Health e-learning center

Online courses entirely focused on Global Health.

centre for global mental health

CGMH address inequity by closing the treatment gap, and to reduce human rights abuses experienced by people living with mental, neurological and substance use conditions, particularly in low resource settings.

Global Health with Greg Martin

A YouTube channel posting about global health and public health teaching videos and videos about how to find the right job in global health.

Global Health film festival

An annual film festival!

Public Health - edX

Learn public health and other in-demand subjects with courses from top universities and institutions around the world on edX.

Global health now

A subscription service to current Global Health news.

The conversation

The Conversation is an independent, not-for-profit media outlet. Articles are authored by academics, edited by professional journalists, they cover a range of topics including Global Health.

movement for mental global health

A network of that aims to improve services for people living with mental health problems and psychosocial disabilities worldwide, especially in low- and middle-income countries where effective services are often scarce.

WHO SIMULATION

Through immersive simulations, students and professionals from multiple disciplines can collaborate and co-create innovative solutions to the global health.