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Public Health Lab

Advancing laboratory capacity in Liberia benefits the health sector by ensuring accurate and rapid diagnosis of disease conditions thereby strengthening emergency preparedness and response structures and promoting research and development of novel techniques and devices most relevant to Liberia’s needs.


Core Courses in Public Health

PHLT501, Fundamentals of Epidemiology
PHLT502, Advanced Epidemiology
PHLT503, Biostatistics I          
PHLT504, Biostatistics II         
PHLT505, Social and Behavioral Sciences
PHLT506, Introduction to Environmental Health
PHLT507, Introduction to Public Health Lab
PHLT508, Public Health Policy & Management
PHLT513, Outbreak Investigation and Response
PHLT515, Public Health Population Dynamics
Research and Related Courses
PHLT509, Scientific Article Reading & Writing
PHLT510, Health Research Ethics
PHLT604, Thesis           


Required: Public Health Lab
PHLA501, Fundamentals of Analytical Chemistry
PHLA502, Microbiology – Bacteriology           
PHLA504, Microbiology – Parasitology
PHLA506, Microbiology – Virology
PHLA503, Pathology
PHLA601, Environmental Toxicology Lab
PHLA602, Food Testing and Analysis
PHLA603, Molecular Biology  
PHLA604, Water Testing and Analysis
PHLA605, Microbiology- Immunohematology


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