Free Online Course: Control and Elimination of Visceral Leishmaniasis, 2018
The online course will you give you an understanding of the biology and epidemiology of VL, then explain practical control and elimination tools that you can use to combat it.
You’ll look at real-world examples of current VL control and elimination programmes, and find out how to implement and evaluate a programme in your own setting.
This course is designed for healthcare professionals who are working in the field on visceral leishmaniasis control. It will also be useful for those with an interest in neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) and vector control.
This course was developed by LSHTM.
This course involves roughly 4 hours per week of study for 4 weeks.