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This course provides an introduction to systems thinking and systems models in public health. Problems in public health and health policy tend to be complex with many actors, institutions and risk factors involved. If an outcome depends on many interacting and adaptive parts and actors the outcome cannot be analyzed or predicted with traditional statistical methods. Systems thinking is a core skill in public health and helps health policymakers build programs and policies that are aware of and prepared for unintended consequences. An important part of systems thinking is the practice to integrate multiple perspectives and synthesize them into a framework or model that can describe and predict the various ways in which a system might react to policy change. Systems thinking and systems models devise strategies to account for real world complexities. This work was coordinated by the Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research, the World Health Organization, with the aid of a grant from the International Development Research Centre, Ottawa, Canada. Additional support was provided by the Department for International Development (DFID) through a grant (PO5467) to Future Health Systems research consortium. © World Health Organization 2014 All rights reserved. The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the World Health Organization concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries. Dotted and dashed lines on maps represent approximate border lines for which there may not yet be full agreement. The mention of specific companies or of certain manufacturers’ products does not imply that they are endorsed or recommended by the World Health Organization in preference to others of a similar nature that are not mentioned. Errors and omissions excepted, the names of proprietary products are distinguished by initial capital letters. All reasonable precautions have been taken by the World Health Organization to verify the information contained in this publication. However, the published material is being distributed without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. The responsibility for the interpretation and use of the material lies with the reader. In no event shall the World Health Organization be liable for damages arising from its use. Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health has a non-exclusive license to use and reproduce the material....

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Jun 08, 2019

This is an excellent-excellent course and provides a good primer even to somebody (like me) who has only a very limited exposure to public health and none to the concepts of systems thinking.


Mar 12, 2018

The course is one of the best that I've attended on Coursera. This will be highly useful in my current course "Healthcare Operations Management" that I am offering for MBA students in India.

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par Nwaiwu c

Aug 25, 2018

Very detailed and practical but too technical.

par Gunjan S

Mar 02, 2017

Good coverage of vast topic in crisp manner

par Deepa. P

Jul 21, 2017

excellent".I gained a lot for my PhD.

par Ivan I

Mar 03, 2020

Excelente!!! con todas las letras!!

par 米睿

Jun 15, 2018

Fantastic Course with high quality

par Arianne

Mar 26, 2017

Very comprehensive and insightful


Jun 27, 2020

Great course! Full of knowledge!

par Sharduli D

Jun 05, 2020


par Khulud A

May 20, 2020

Great course, I learned a lot

par Sneha S

Apr 13, 2016

A course with a good concept

par Leila M M

Mar 07, 2016

Excellent course. Thank you!

par shazia H

Feb 17, 2018

best way to learn at home.

par Jorge G

Jul 15, 2019

Excelente course!!!!

par Amon Y

Jan 12, 2018

Very useful course.

par Gaurav K

Jun 11, 2020

very knowledgeable

par Laura I F N

Oct 04, 2017

excellent curse !!

par Steve H

Feb 15, 2018

Excellent course!

par Panthayil K B

Jun 14, 2020

Excellent course

par Jose F T O

May 08, 2017

Excellent course

par Célio N

Nov 27, 2017

awesome course

par Aleksey O

Dec 29, 2017

Great course!

par Elizabeth H

Feb 12, 2019

Very helpful

par mario c f

Jan 11, 2018

very good.


Jan 15, 2017


par Rebecca V

May 01, 2018