Standardizing Public Health Profession in Indonesia and Beyond
Learning Areas:Public health or related education
Describe public health issues on the local, regional, and global levels. Identify main root causes related to public health workers capacity. Identfy issues related to improving public health education standards and quality. Formulate quality of education for health professionals. Describe importance of global standards for public health workers. Formulate recommendations for WFPHA's future strategies to harmonize higher educational standards for public health workers.
Keyword(s): Public Health Education, Quality
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: As the President of Indonesian Public Health Association (IPHA), one of my responsibility is related to developing and maintaining high quality competencies of public health workers. Since 2011, the IPHA, with the support of government, has started the Health Professional Quality Education (HPEQ) with 2 objectives, i.e., (a) developing accrediation system for more tha 180 PH study program, and (b) establishing national exam for PH graduates.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.