GLHLTH 750K Health Systems in Developing Countries by Prof. Ronald O’DONNELL/Prof. Shenglan TANG | Duke Kunshan University

The course will discuss main problems and challenges in the development and strengthening of different health systems in developing countries. It will introduce the frameworks and approaches developed by WHO, World Bank, and leading academics to analyze issues and problems arisen over the past decades. It will also provide opportunities to discuss and analyze challenges and opportunities for improving the performance of health systems for better health in various health system contexts. The course will be conducted in an interactive format with a combination of lectures, case study analysis, and group exercises/discussions. Active participation of all enrolled students is anticipated.