Online and Self-paced Learning

Global Medicine offers a number of online course for physicians and healthcare providers to improve patient care for globally mobile populations including immigrants, refugees, and travelers, as well as to gain expertise in the diagnosis and treatments of tropical infectious and noninfectious diseases.

Clinical Tropical Medicine & Online Global Health Curriculum

The Clinical Tropical Medicine & Online Global Health Curriculum features a series of seven self-directed courses with content ranging from immigrant and refugee health and disaster management to parasitic, viral, and bacterial infections to travel medicine.

The courses can be completed at any time and at your own pace. You can register for all courses together or for one or more individual courses at a time.

Each of the seven courses is eligible for the American Medical Association (AMA) Physician's Recognition Award (PRA) Category 1 Credit™ and Continuing Education Units.

ASTMH CTropMed® Online Exam Review

Let us help you prepare for the examination leading to the CTropMed® certificate of knowledge.

Want to try an online course?

We offer a free online Introduction to Immigrant and Refugee Health course that provides a glimpse into our global medicine content.

Access to our online courses

If you've already purchased one or more of our online courses, remember to access them through the University of Minnesota's Moodle site: If you don't see your courses at the top under "COURSE OVERVIEW", scroll down the page and look under "MOODLE KIOSK".