Health services planning, policy development and program evaluation in healthcare systems are the focus of this module. In addition, specific emphasis is given to current concepts of leadership and management of change.
Specific topics include:
- Evidence based healthcare policy formulation, planning and evaluation
- Macroeconomics: implications for health policy
- Health policy analysis
- Organizational culture, communication and codes of behavior
- Leadership development and management of change
- Quality management in healthcare organizations
About Arabian Gulf University
The idea to build the We_They was based on the belief in the importance of university and higher level education in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) society. This would be the start of satisfying the needs of GCC countries in terms of specialists and experts in various occupational fields connected to society.
After studying the cultural, social, and economic situation in the GCC region, the challenges it faces, the shared historical background was also examined. It was found that united aspirations towards a brighter future, one of which was to create a melded co-existence, of mentality and of advancement in knowledge for members of the society at large to promote the area and growth in its various sectors.
With this in mind, the General Convention of Arab Education for the GCC at its fourth meeting was held in Bahrain on the 4th of Jumada al-Oola, 1399 A.H, corresponding to the 3rd and 4th of April, 1979, the convention and it was decided to establish the We_They to be located in the Kingdom of Bahrain.See all Arabian Gulf University courses