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Our next free online courses: Zika and Trachoma

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Our next free online courses: Zika and Trachoma
by Joanna Stroud - Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 8:15 AM

The School's next free online courses are now open for enrolment.

Preventing the Zika Virus: Understanding and Controlling the Aedes Mosquito will begin on 4th July 2016 for a period of 3 weeks. The course, produced by School staff and arctec, will consider the science behind the current Zika outbreak, explore the biology of Aedes, and highlight key vector control methods.

Eliminating Trachoma, produced by the International Centre for Eye Health will begin on 5th September 2016 and last for 5 weeks. The course will highlight the global issue of trachoma, and aims to inform and support the personnel implementing and managing trachoma programmes at a district and community level.