New MOOC - Global Disability: Research and Evidence

24 November, 2020

Dear all,

Register for the course here https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/global-disability-research-and-evidence

We are pleased to announce our free online course on Global Disability: Research and Evidence launching on 30th November from the International Centre for Evidence in Disability at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine!

Global Disability: Research and Evidence

Over this 3 week course, you will learn from persons with disabilities, researchers, including researchers with disabilities, and policy makers as we look to enhance our understanding of the importance of evidence, and how research can be conducted, interpreted and used to inform policy and practice.

By the end of the course you will able to:

Explain the concept of disability

Summarise how disability can be measured

Explore how to interpret and critically appraise evidence on disability with a range of study designs

Discuss important ethical considerations for conducting research with people with disabilities

Identify how to meaningfully include people with disabilities throughout the research process

Investigate how research evidence can be used to inform policy and practice

Join the conversation on social media: Use the hashtags #disabilityresearch and #ICEDMOOC to join social media conversations from across the globe.

Register now to start on 30th November

Best wishes,

The PENDA Team

International Centre for Evidence in Disability, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

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HIFA profile: Dorothy Boggs is a Research Assistant and Scientific Communications Advisor at Every Newborn Action Plan (ENAP) metrics, Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive and Child Health (MARCH) Centre, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. dorothy.boggs AT lshtm.ac.uk