Centers for Public Health Education and Outreach
The Summer Public Health Institute provides professionals with a unique opportunity to immerse themselves in a chosen field of study for a single day or three weeks.
The Institute offers a variety of courses for everyone practicing in or studying public health or fields related to public health. Participants can build or expand their professional expertise, learn best practices, broaden career options, network with other professionals or explore a new area of interest. Course content emphasizes theory to practice with opportunities for field trips, case studies, hands-on labs and simulations.
05/21/2012 - 05/25/2012
Academic credit(s): 1
Continuing education hours: 15
PubH 7200 Section 106
May 21- 1-5 pm
May 22- 1-5 pm
May 23- 1-5 pm
May 25- 1-4 pm
Room: Blegen Hall 110
This course focuses on two of the essential skill sets that support successful project management
1. Basic project management processes.
2. Effective leadership skills that support the management of a project, project relationships, and project communication.
This course will be valuable to program managers, project managers, project coordinators, project planners, team supervisors, and project team members who need a common grounding and working knowledge of project management processes and leadership skills. This course will use participant projects as case studies and the basis for participant exercises.
All Project Management Institute members who successfully complete this course will be awarded 14 Professional Development Units upon request, toward PMP certification by the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Instructor: Gary Jurek, PhD
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Council on Linkages Core Competencies
Domain #3: Communication Skills
Domain #4: Cultural Competency Skills
Domain #7: Financial Planning and Management Skills
Domain #8: Leadership and System Thinking Skills