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Health and Humanitarian Supply Chain Management Certificate

Description

The Georgia Tech Health and Humanitarian Supply Chain Management Certificate Program is an executive education program designed for practitioners in non-governmental organizations (NGOs), government, industry, and the military who are active participants in humanitarian operations including disaster relief, long term development and public health operations. The goal of the program is to enhance the knowledge and experience of participants on logistics and supply-chain topics related to a broad range of activities including preparation, response, and recovery from natural and man-made disasters as well as ongoing humanitarian crises due to war, famine, infectious diseases, and chronic health problems. 

The courses are developed for practitioners seeking to build skills to improve decision making in preparedness, response operations planning, and system design. Courses include many interactive components, such as case studies and games, which help professionals in the humanitarian world to link the challenges and decision-making tradeoffs they face in practice with the systematic approaches, tools, and techniques presented.

How You Will Benefit

  • Build skills to improve decision making in preparedness, response operations planning, and system design
  • Apply skills and analytical techniques to real world problems to prepare for implementation in your organization
  • Link the challenges and decision-making tradeoffs you face in practice with the systematic approaches, tools, and techniques presented
  • Build domain knowledge within the health and humanitarian sectors and learning across different types of organizations

Target audience

Who Should Participate

  • Tactical & strategic decision makers of non-governmental organizations
  • Employees from the private sector involved in the health and humanitarian efforts including suppliers and service providers
  • US Federal government employees
  • US State or local government employees
  • International government representatives
  • Members from foundations supporting health and humanitarian activities
  • Example Titles: Director of Field Operations, Director of Training, Director of Logistics & Inventory, Disaster Relief Manager, Program Manager, Logistics Manager, Operations Manager, Supply Officers, Logistics Officers, Program Officers, Procurement Coordinators

Geographical coverage

Global

Duration

14 May 2018 - 19 May 2018

Scholarship

Please note that the scholarship deadline is Friday, February 9, 2018 to apply for a scholarship towards this course series. However, we will consider accepting late applications based on availability and circumstances.

For eligibility requirements and to apply for the scholarship online, please visit http://hhls.scl.gatech.edu.

Last updated

08 Feb 2018



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  • Type Continuing education
  • Level Certificate/Diploma
  • Location(s) United States of America (Atlanta, GA)
  • Language English

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