Professional Health Education

Center for Health Education Professional Program

Whether you’re looking to enrich your education, stay on top of the latest learning, or make a career move, our professional education programs in health and medicine are designed to help you reach your goals. Take a course or earn a certificate and stand out above the crowd.

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Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Program

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

Explore the current and future applications of AI in healthcare with the goal of learning to bring AI technologies into the clinic safely and ethically.

Child Development Behavior and Mental Health

Child Development

Learn how adults must capitalize on each child’s individual interests to create the context for optimal learning and positive interactions.

COVID-19 Training for Healthcare Workers

Following completion of this short course physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals will have a unified, evidenced-based approach to saving the lives of patients with COVID-19, including those who are critically ill.

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Employee Wellness and Stress Management

Optimize your productivity and engagement at work with a mental and emotional toolkit to empower you to prioritize and support the well-being of self and others.

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Exercise Physiology

Gain an understanding of exercise science and the impact that physical activity has on slowing the trajectory of aging and improving general health. 

Genetics and Genomics

Genetics and Genomics

Increase your understanding of biology, human health and personalized medicine. Acquire the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in the rapidly evolving genetics industry.

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Health Communication: Strategies for Impact and Success

Connect and build trust with patients, colleagues, the public, and the media as you gain the communication skills to ensure the dissemination of accurate health information.

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Healthcare Crisis Management

Learn to identify and address the steps you can take in the disaster management cycle, from preparedness through response and recovery to mitigation.

Healthcare Leadership

Healthcare Leadership

Gain the practical tools to effectively lead innovative improvements in your healthcare setting.

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Mastering Medical Teaching

Learn practical, non-prescriptive approaches for improving medical teaching practice.

Stanford Medical Statistics Certificate

Medical Statistics

Learn to apply statistical concepts and methods to answer important medical questions using real-world examples from medical literature and the popular press.

Nutrition Science

Nutrition Science

Discover the value of optimal nutrition in preventative care and learn how to critically examine contemporary research in nutrition science.

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Preventive Cardiology

Learn a practical approach to the prevention and recurrence of cardiac events by recognizing the impact of lifestyle choices.

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Psychology of Addiction and Recovery

Learn about the complex relationship between doctors and patients, the science of addiction, and the barriers to successfully addressing drug addiction and dependence at a personal and systemic level. 

Strategies for Debriefing Healthcare Scenarios

Strategies for Debriefing Healthcare Scenarios

Learn the art of debriefing, one of the most effective strategies for empowering healthcare professionals to deliver safe, high-quality patient care.

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Telehealth: Strategy, Implementation, and Optimization

Gain insights into the strategic considerations and best practices for driving healthcare in a shifting technological landscape.

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