Stanford Center for Health Education Stanford Online
The Stanford Center for Health Education (SCHE) extends world-class health education to a global network of health professionals, individuals, and communities, creating a more informed public and improving health outcomes in some of the world’s most vulnerable populations. A part of Stanford Medicine, we focus on extending Stanford University's interdisciplinary expertise in medicine and
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Introduction to Food and Health Stanford Online
We find ourselves facing global epidemics of obesity and diabetes. To address these public health crises, we urgently need to explore innovative educational strategies for physicians and the general public. Physicians who eat a healthy, …
Digital Health Product Development Stanford Online
*Open for Enrollment! Healthcare is in the midst of a digital revolution. From mobile health apps and wearable devices, to telehealth, digital health records, and personalized medicine, digital technology is playing an increasingly large role in healthcare. While the use of digital technology in healthcare has been on the rise for many years, the COVID pandemic has dramatically …
Introduction to Healthcare Stanford Online
This course is offered through the Stanford Center for Health Education (SCHE), which extends world-class health education to a global network of health professionals, individuals, and communities. A part of Stanford Medicine, we …
Introduction to Health Psychology: Our Behavior, Our …
Health is a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. —World Health Organization (1948) Health psychology is the scientific study of behaviors that relate to health enhancement, disease prevention, safety, and …
Healthcare Leadership Stanford Online
In this course, you’ll be equipped with leadership knowledge and skills to cultivate lasting improvement across your healthcare setting. Over eight weeks, you’ll engage with various systems improvement frameworks, learn to effectively overcome a crisis through communication, and improve your decision-making ability in high-stake environments.
Health Communication: Strategies for Impact and Success
In an era of medical misinformation, false data and unsourced recommendations on health are shared wide and fast via social media and similar online platforms. Medical and communication specialists need to ensure clear and legitimate information is easily accessible to prevent the dissemination of misleading healthcare information.
Health Across the Gender Spectrum Stanford Online
This course offers an intimate, story-based introduction to the real-life experiences of six transgender children and their families. Through illustrated stories and short teaching videos, learners will gain a better understanding of …
Healthcare Operations Management Stanford Online
With healthcare spending in the US exceeding 17% of GDP and growing, improvements in the quality and efficiency of healthcare services are urgently needed. Learn the analytical tools needed to support the efficient and effective …
Practical Approaches to Global Health Research
Creating a health research study in an under-resourced country requires extra support and attention to detail. This course takes students through the process of health research including the development of the initial research question, …
Nutrition Science Stanford Online
Nutrition education is crucial in helping health practitioners and lifestyle specialists provide sound nutritional advice to their patients and clients. This eight-week course offers a foundation in nutrition science, and explores how it relates to health for different individuals within the varying contexts of human development. By exploring case studies you’ll learn how to interpret and
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Healthcare Stanford Online
Description. Medical institutions should provide equitable and accessible healthcare. Yet, studies have noted disproportionately negative health outcomes for people of color, sexual and gender minorities, and members of the disability community.1 In order to overcome systemic racism and other structural inequities in healthcare, leaders must understand the various forms of …
Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Stanford Online
Artificial intelligence (AI) has transformed industries around the world, and has the potential to radically alter the field of healthcare. Imagine being able to analyze data on patient visits to the clinic, medications prescribed, lab tests, and procedures performed, as well as data outside the health system -- such as social media, purchases made using credit cards, census records, …
Strategies for Debriefing Healthcare Scenarios Stanford Online
In this interactive online course, you will learn the art of debriefing, one of the most effective strategies for empowering healthcare professionals to deliver safe, high-quality patient care. You will learn to lead your team to reflect objectively on past performance and work collaboratively to improve outcomes.
Fundamentals of Machine Learning for Healthcare
This course will introduce the fundamental concepts and principles of machine learning as it applies to medicine and healthcare. We will explore machine learning approaches, medical use cases, metrics unique to healthcare, as well as best practices for designing, building, and evaluating machine learning applications in healthcare.
Preventing Heart Disease Stanford Online
Heart disease is the leading cause of death among men and women in the United States, and prevention is a major public health priority.1 And yet, many types of heart diseases — such as coronary artery disease (CAD) — are preventable, specifically through the early detection and treatment of risk factors. Leading a healthy lifestyle can help lower patients’ risk for CAD.
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Seminar in Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Stanford Online
Artificial intelligence is poised to make radical changes in healthcare, transforming areas such as diagnosis, genomics, surgical robotics, and drug discovery. In the coming years, artificial intelligence has the potential to lower healthcare costs, identify more effective treatments, and facilitate prevention and early detection of diseases. This class is a seminar series featuring …
Epidemic Intelligence: How to Identify, Investigate and Interrupt
When the number of cases of an infectious disease in an area spike beyond what is to be expected, it is called an outbreak. In the case of COVID-19, the outbreak was first identified in one region but spread quickly beyond, ultimately causing a global pandemic that has had severe impacts on public health, world economies, and personal lives. In this course you will learn …