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This course is multidisciplinary in nature, and aims to equip the global audience of interested lay people, people with chronic disease, public health researchers, health clinicians, students, administrators, and researchers to reflect on the overall impact of the burden of chronic disease . It shows how all chronic diseases (obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cancer) are related by a set of common causes, and that such diseases should be tackled, not individually, but as part of a complex system, with interrelated contributing factors. These factors are genetic, environmental, psychological, economic, social, developmental, and media related. The Charles Perkins Centre at the University of Sydney is a unique interdisciplinary education and research hub which seeks solutions to chronic disease through a complex systems approach. Academics in many disciplines (in Science and Medicine, but also in Architecture, Humanities, Law etc) work in a collaborative fashion to produce novel solutions to the problems of chronic disease. All contributors and participants in this course are members of the Charles Perkins Centre and will speak from the unique interdisciplinary perspective that this Centre affords. The course will describe a complex systems approach as the most productive way to ease the burden of chronic disease. It then describes these diseases in detail, their risk factors, and the environmental and biological factors that have led to the current epidemic of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Finally, the solutions – and more importantly the process for finding solutions- is the subject of the last module. No one approach by itself can ever be the answer, and certainly not a simple diet and exercise approach. The entire course consists of 5 content modules, plus an extra module for completing assignments and discussions, and takes about 6 weeks to complete. Completion certificates are issued on the basis of participation in all 6 modules. What you'll learn: - How the Charles Perkins Centre recruits interdisciplinary teams to ease the burden of chronic disease - How a complex systems approach is necessary to provide solutions to a complex problem - The fundamentals of chronic disease research and where it is heading - The biggest risk factors for chronic disease and their global incidence - The biological, genetic, social, regulatory, and other influences that have inflated these risk factors - How to provide solutions globally for the reduction of chronic disease...

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FA
2018年11月15日

I HAVE LEARNT SO MANY THINGS THAT HOW WE CAN CHANGE OUR COMMUNITY TO COMBAT CHRONIC DISEASES THE MATTER ONLY LIES IN TAKING THE SINGLE STEP OF REFORM

LL
2017年11月18日

Very interesting and educational course. I would recommend it to anyone interested in chronic diseases or anyone who wants to live a healthy life.

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創建者 margaret H

2019年1月3日

Great course. the only thing that discouraged me is peer assignments, waiting and waiting for someone to mark my work.

創建者 Derek P C

2020年6月3日

I am stuck in this course (which is otherwise very good) because there is no-one else to review!

創建者 Bridgette F

2020年4月8日

I'm Not Sure How Or Why But They Snuck In A Peer Graded Assignment A Week Later(Found It In Week 4 After I Finished The Actual Original Peer Graded Assignment.I Obviously Would Have See It There Because I Am Very Meticulous About my Classes.Beause Of This Blantant Dishonesty I Will Not Be Able To Finish This Class Nor Will I Ever Participate In Anything From THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY Ever Again.You Need To Remove This Course Because Of Their Unprofessionalism

創建者 Vladimir M

2020年5月15日

This was a very interesting course. Learning about the complex systems approach in lifestyle medicine was eye-opening and I'm very thankful to have learnt from such a large and experienced team from the University of Sydney. Although the assignments do take a while to get peer-reviewed, the process of completing them and applying everything that was taught was enriching. Looking forward to even more advances that the Charles Perkins Center will make in the coming years!

創建者 Jessica E

2020年7月30日

I loved this course and I learned so much! Even though I was familiar with a lot of the topics, this curse expanded on those topics. The assignments were a bit challenging but a great way to really think about the different ways to prevent and manage chronic conditions.

創建者 Karla F F S

2018年9月20日

Fue un curso muy útil para mi, ya que soy Nutricionista y me entregó herramientas para poder trabajar con mis pacientes en el día a día. Recomendaría este curso sin duda a mis colegas y profesionales de la salud.

創建者 Fatima S A

2018年11月16日

I HAVE LEARNT SO MANY THINGS THAT HOW WE CAN CHANGE OUR COMMUNITY TO COMBAT CHRONIC DISEASES THE MATTER ONLY LIES IN TAKING THE SINGLE STEP OF REFORM

創建者 Lillian L

2017年11月19日

Very interesting and educational course. I would recommend it to anyone interested in chronic diseases or anyone who wants to live a healthy life.

創建者 Ramdas M

2018年8月22日

This helped me to understand the nature of NCDs, as well as the things we can do to prevent ourselves from being prey to these

創建者 Wayne F

2018年1月27日

Excellent course. Not too long, not too short. Useful for those with a scientific and non-scientific background.

創建者 Leela A

2020年8月28日

Very comprehensive and informative. Glad I attended the course. Learnt some new insights in this course.

創建者 temitope a

2019年8月21日

loved this course, enjoyed all the leectures and assignments. very interesting!

創建者 Guymard

2020年8月9日

it's a very good work and pleasure for my practice work

創建者 JYOTI K

2020年7月27日

LOVED THE COURSE... : )

創建者 JOHN Q

2018年1月15日

AN IMPORTANT COURSE!

創建者 Raj K

2018年10月8日

awesome course!

創建者 Magdalene M A

2019年5月20日

Great course!

創建者 Ayu L

2020年8月23日

Great course

創建者 Zahraa

2020年11月21日

thank you

創建者 Mona A A

2020年7月28日

good

創建者 Muhammad F

2020年9月30日

I gained information about food composition and lifestyle changes necessary for a healthy life including what to eat what not and how we can prevent a chronic disease. All these aspects are very and are fully applicable to daily life in the prevention of non-communicable diseases

創建者 Hallam B

2019年3月21日

Excellent course. I especially like the assignments where participants were asked to design intervention programs based on the case options that were presented.

創建者 Md. Y H

2018年11月14日

It's really a fruitful course for any aged people to know how to manage the life style. I think its a fundamental course for each of us.

創建者 Richa C

2020年6月30日

A very informative course ! Loved the quiz and peer graded assignment .

創建者 Shahzad S

2017年10月12日

I a time saving courses for learner.