New and innovative online course
Want to find out more about the outbreak of the novel coronavirus and its implications around the world? The world-renowned London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is launching a new online course beginning on 23rd March.

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The world is paying close attention to the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), following its emergence in December 2019 in Wuhan, China.

With the outbreak of a novel coronavirus declared a public health emergency of international concern by the World Health Organization, people worldwide are working to address it.

On this course, you’ll learn the latest of what we know about COVID-19, presented by international experts.

Who is the course for?

Those working in healthcare or anyone interested in how we should respond to the outbreak.

What topics will be covered?

  • How COVID-19 emerged and was identified
  • Public health measures for COVID-19 worldwide
  • What is needed to address COVID-19 going forward



More information

Start date: 23 March 2020

Duration: 3 weeks, 4 hours p/w

Location: online

Cost: free

Additional resources:

LSHTM Podcast