CIE and IGH at UMass work with Kabul Medical University

The Academy for Education Development in consortium with three U.S universities will work through the Higher Education Project to strengthen The Kabul Medical University in Afghanistan. UMass Amherst's participation is being led by its Center for International Education and the Institute for Global Health to work in partnership with Kabul Medical University, Ministry of Higher Education and Ministry of Public Health. Their goal is to create a new School of Public Health and designing a new Masters in Public Health. They will work to improve teaching methods, clinical rotations systems, admissions requirements and updating curriculum at KPU.
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Begin / End Date:
Tuesday, December 1, 2009
Assessment Mechanism:
No
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UNIT(s):
College of Education/Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies/Center for International Education

Partner Map

Partner(s):
  • David Buchanan
    UMass Institute For Global Health
    102 Hasbrouck
    Amherst, MA 01003
    United States
  • Academy for Educational Development
    359 Blackwell Street, Suite 200
    Durham, NC 27701
    United States