Post Graduate Program in Infectious Diseases

4.5/5
  • 61 Hrs (Learning Content)
  • Webinars by renowned clinicians
  • Understand the principles of infectious disease control
  • Faculty support from UNSW and Apollo Institute of Medical Sciences & Research (AIMSR)
$2,538 USD*
Key Features
  • Certified by UNSW, Australia
  • Scheduled webinars by Global Faculty
  • Exclusive program for MBBS
  • Course developed by UNSW
Post Graduate Program in Infectious Diseases
4.5/5
  • 61 Hrs (Learning Content)
  • Webinars by renowned clinicians
  • Understand the principles of infectious disease control
  • Faculty support from UNSW and Apollo Institute of Medical Sciences & Research (AIMSR)
  •  Course Duration
    12 months 61 Hrs (Learning Content)
  •  Next Batch Date
    6th July 2020
$2,538 USD*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Description

With the spread of COVID-19 disease across the globe, people are turning towards online information on infections caused by coronavirus and other organisms. This elearning course helps doctors and other healthcare professionals to enhance their knowledge on infectious diseases.

This online training also introduces them to the essential aspects of public health control of infectious diseases, including surveillance, screening, epidemiology, vaccination and outbreak control.

This online course is aimed at doctors who would like to improve their skills and enhance their knowledge of covid19 and similar diseases to support the implementation of infectious disease programs caused by coronavirus. Any MBBS graduate registered with a State Medical Council or the Medical council of India (MCI) is eligible to take this course.

This qualification is ideal for healthcare practitioners who are willing to gain a better understanding of the principles of infectious disease control and those who are planning a career either in the field of Infectious diseases or Epidemiology or Public health at large. The students will develop strategies for the control and treatment of infectious diseases, acquiring new knowledge and updating the current expertise.

This Course is accredited by UNSW and jointly certified by School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW and Medvarsity.

Eligibility: MBBS & MD graduates

Course Validity: 14 months. There will be an extra charge on the extension of the course validity.

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*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Key Features
  • feature
    Certified by UNSW, Australia
  • feature
    Scheduled webinars by Global Faculty
  • feature
    Exclusive program for MBBS
  • feature
    Course developed by UNSW
Course Outline
Module 1 - Introduction to Infectious Diseases
    • Introduction to infectious diseases and epidemiology
    • Surveillance of infectious diseases
    • Outbreak investigation
Module 2 - Pharmacologic & Non-Pharmacologic Infections
    • Pharmacological interventions for infectious disease control
    • Non pharmacological interventions for infectious
Module 3 - Vaccinology
    • Introduction of vaccines and vaccine preventable diseases
    • Current challenges to infectious diseases control
Module 4 - Sexually Transmitted Infections
    • Sexually transmitted infections
    • HIV
Module 5 - Influenza
    • Influenza
Module 6 - Tuberculosis
    • Tuberculosis
Module 7 - Hepatitis
Module 8 - Epidemic Vector - Borne Diseases
    • Vector borne diseases
    • Food and water borne infections
Module 9 - Hospital Acquired Infections
    • Hospital acquired infections including NDMA
Module 10 - Travel Associated Infections
    • Travel associated infections
Module 11 - Emerging Infectious Diseases
    • Emerging infectious diseases including polio, rabies, encephalitis
Module 12 - Zoonotic Infections
    • Zoonotic infections
Course Outline
Module 1 - Introduction to Infectious Diseases
  • Introduction to infectious diseases and epidemiology
  • Surveillance of infectious diseases
  • Outbreak investigation
Module 2 - Pharmacologic & Non-Pharmacologic Infections
  • Pharmacological interventions for infectious disease control
  • Non pharmacological interventions for infectious
Module 3 - Vaccinology
  • Introduction of vaccines and vaccine preventable diseases
  • Current challenges to infectious diseases control
Module 4 - Sexually Transmitted Infections
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • HIV
Module 5 - Influenza
  • Influenza
Module 6 - Tuberculosis
  • Tuberculosis
Module 7 - Hepatitis
Module 8 - Epidemic Vector - Borne Diseases
  • Vector borne diseases
  • Food and water borne infections
Module 9 - Hospital Acquired Infections
  • Hospital acquired infections including NDMA
Module 10 - Travel Associated Infections
  • Travel associated infections
Module 11 - Emerging Infectious Diseases
  • Emerging infectious diseases including polio, rabies, encephalitis
Module 12 - Zoonotic Infections
  • Zoonotic infections
Accreditation Partner(s)
FAQs
1. Course related
  • Is this course recognized by MCI?
    • Medical Council of India does not recognize courses that are offered through online or blended learning platform. In collaboration with leading industry experts, we provide you with the best state-of-the art learning content with an endeavor to train you to become well-equipped and proficient in patient care through this course.
2. Eligibility for the course
  • MBBS graduates, AYUSH doctors & interns, Dentists (BDS & MDS), Nurses, Public Health Managers (MPH) & Microbiologists (BSc & MSc)
3. Course delivery
  • How to access the course material online?
    • To access the course, click on kite.medvarsity.com using the login ID and password provided to you or click on “LOG IN USING YOUR ACCOUNT ON Google” and enter your Email ID: Gmail ID (Only if Gmail ID mentioned in the Application) & Password. In case you don’t have access to login ID and password, write to us at [email protected] & quote your registered email ID.
  • What if I am unable to open the Medvarsity website?
    • In the first instance, you should contact our student support teams to make a complaint using one of these methods, during operating hours.
Student Support TeamOperating Hours
Email:[email protected]
Phone:1800 103 6006
IVR OPTION 2
Mail:Medvarsity Online Limited
Block B, II Floor, Sanali Infopark, 2 LV Prasad Marg,, Jubilee Hills,
Park View Enclave, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad,
Telangana 500034
Whats App Number:7331105450
9 am- 7pm,
Mon-Sat (IST)
4. Assessment and Exams
  • How will the assessments be for course?
    • All assessments will be based on online tests.
  • What if I am not able to clear the final test in each level in the first attempt?
    • You will be given three attempts to clear the tests. If you are not able to clear the final test for the Level in three attempts, you will have to pay re-activation fees. Contact Toll free (1800-103-6006) or write to us at [email protected]
  • What if I feel that a question is wrongly framed or an answer is wrongly marked in the online exams?
    • If you feel that something is wrongly mentioned, you can write at [email protected], directing it to the academics team.
5. Certification
  • What certification will I get at the end of the course?
    • Post Graduate Program in Infectious Diseases
6. Placement Assistance
  • Do you provide any placement assistance?
    • We do not provide any placement guarantee as an outcome of the course. On a case to case basis we will introduce your profile to specific recruiting partners but no job guarantee is provided.
7. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery or what if I have any suggestions to improve the quality of the course?

Next Batch Start Date 6th July 2020

Course Duration

12 months 61 Hrs (Learning Content)
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Accreditation Partner(s)

Available Payment Options

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Reviews
  • ANKUR KUMAR, Fellowship in Infectious Diseases - '18

    Content are very informative.
    In module 12 content for zoonosis mentioned that some case study have been shown in lecture but there is no any video lecture regarding that.
    Thanks

  • Priyadarshini, Fellowship in Infectious Diseases - '18

    Excellent and very informative course, I have learned a lot, easy way to enhance knowledge during such a busy schedule, I would suggest my friends to join the course.

  • Kiran Gopal, Fellowship in Infectious Diseases - '18

    IT IS A VERY INFORMATIVE COURSE

  • Dr. Mohamed Shalin, Fellowship in Infectious Diseases - '18

    It is really supportive for PG who are suffering from NEET.

  • Deepak Kumar, Fellowship in Infectious Diseases - '18

    Good initiative for Indian Doctors.

  • Chava Raj Kumar, Fellowship in Infectious Diseases - '18

    No much suggestions, all topics are well covered. Thanks to the team who worked on this course.

  • Dr. Milap Shah, Fellowship in Infectious Diseases - '18

    It is perfect.

  • Alap J Mehta, Fellowship in Infectious Diseases - '18

    BEST WAY TO LEARNING.

  • Naziya Gafarsab Shaikh, Fellowship in Infectious Diseases - '18

    Nice very useful course.