Diploma in Public Health Informatics
Course Description :
This course presents the knowledge of Informatics infrastructure, technology and tools and their application in the field of public health. Public health informatics deals with the collection, verification and utilization of data related to preventive, promotive health status of population, environment. Public health informatics also focuses on using this data to generate knowledge in support of public health practice and policy development / dissemination. The intended audience comprises professionals interested to make a career public health care and Health System.
Course Objectives :
To understand the structure and content of data sources commonly used in public health. To gain in-depth knowledge of the types of computer-based tools available to public health professionals. To be able to participate in the design of data sources and information systems to be used in public health and it’s application.
Candidates with MBBS/BDS / Master’s in Hospital Administration / Masters in Public Health. Mid-career professionals preferred.
Fee structure:- (Inclusive final exam fee)
- Maximum 30 years, relaxation as per Govt. rules
- No age limit for sponsored candidates
Rs. 20,000/- per year (no stipend to be given)
NRI Candidates - Rs. 1,00,000/- or Equivalent Foreign Currency (no stipend to be given)
Reservations applied to seats - As per Govt. rules