Many organizations offer no- and low-cost e-learning resources to those working in the field of global health research. Resources include training courses, MOOCs and course materials (presentations, videos, reading lists, visual aids, articles), resource centers and resource networks.
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NIH E-learning Resources
- Fogarty Brain Disorders in the Developing World webinar series - FREE
This series of NIDA-sponsored webinars features success stories and lessons learned directly from investigators working on projects supported through Fogarty's Brain Disorders in the Developing World program.
- Distance Education Resources - FREE
A collection of links to online trainings, courses, videos, webinars and other training resources assembled by the National Library of Medicine.
- Genetics and Social Science: Expanding Transdisciplinary Research - FREE
Uses interactive case studies to provide social and behavioral scientists with sufficient genetics background to allow them to engage effectively in interdisciplinary research with genetics researchers. From the National Coalition for Health Profession Education in Genetics (NCHPEG) and the From the NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR).
- NIH Clinical Center International Training Programs - FREE
A collection of course material and distance learning courses offered through the NIH Clinical Center's International Training Programs to help train the next generation of clinician-scientists.
- NIH Household Air Pollution Research Training Institute presentations - FREE
Review presentations from the NIH 2012 Household Air Pollution Research Training Institute on clean cookstove research, use, testing and adoption.
- NIH Rigor and Reproducibility Training Modules - FREE
This series of training modules from NIH focuses on integral aspects of rigor and reproducibility in the research endeavor, such as bias, blinding and exclusion criteria. The modules are a part of NIH initiatives to enhance rigor and reproducibility in research.
- Research Administration: The Bridge to Sustainable Research - FREE
Online tutorials and presentations on research administration, reporting, proposals and grants management in English and French, developed to help build sustainable research environments and expand research capabilities at academic institutions in sub-Saharan African.
- Webcasts of Fogarty Events - FREE
View webcasts of selected past Fogarty Events to learn more about global health research issues and initiatives, including 40th Anniversary presentations, lectures and other special events.
E-learning Resource Networks
- Africa Health Open Educational Resources (OER) Network - FREE
A network of organizations and individuals working to advance health education in Africa by using open educational resources to share knowledge, address curriculum gaps, and support communities around health education. Find or create online resources, or collaborate and connect with others working in the field.
- AuthorAID - FREE
This global online network provides support, mentoring, resources and training for researchers in developing countries. The network helps these researchers publish and communicate about their work, and serves as a wider global forum to discuss and disseminate research.
- Global Health Training Centre from the Global Health Network - FREE
Features training materials and resources from across The Global Health Network. Provides research staff of all roles, regions and disease areas with ‘how-to’ training materials required to safely conduct high quality research. Includes short and modular courses, and e-Seminars. Register to gain access to community groups and post to the blog.
- OpenCourseWare Consortium - FREE
A collaboration of higher education institutions and associated organizations from around the world offering open educational content using a shared model. Access free online courses from member institutions, and join online communities on a variety of topics.
- Synthesis of Digital Resources for Medical Education (synDRME) - FREE
A central directory of online medical education resources that have been critically reviewed by a team of faculty, students and other professionals. Curated by the Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI) network.
E-learning Courses and Programs
Limited Connectivity E-learning Resources
- eGranary Digital Library
An off-line information collection providing instant access to over 30 million Internet resources to institutions lacking adequate Internet access. eGranary was Developed by the WiderNet Project, a service program based at the University of Iowa's School of Library and Information Science. Installations are available for purchase by organizations.
Updated June 2016