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DPHSF502 Doctoral course in health policy 1–3 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Postgraduate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Doctoral Programme in Health Sciences
Social and Health Care Policy
School of Health Sciences

Learning outcomes

After the course students have better tools to understand organization of different health care systems

General description

The course comprises a wide range of themes related to different health care systems, their governance and management. The lectures will cover themes:

  • Organization of health care and multi-sectoral approach to health, options for health care financing and health care delivery

  • The relationship between transnational actors (the EU, OECD, WHO) and healthcare policy

  • Localisation of global policy ideas in the cotext of healthcare and health policy

  • Health care reforms

  • Healthcare policy trends and future challenges

  • Healthcare markets

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment time has expired


Liina-Kaisa Tynkkynen, Teacher responsible
Lauri Kokkinen, Teacher
Juho Saari, Teacher
Ilmo Keskimäki, Teacher


25-Apr-2017 – 26-Apr-2017
Tue 25-Apr-2017 at 9-16, B342
Wed 26-Apr-2017 at 9-16, B342