It is the official "Distance Learning" platform of Continuing Education Program (CEP), James P. Grant School of Public Health (JPGSPH), BRAC University.
Distance learning short courses for health professional and MPH graduates who are unable to participate in the program due to existing limitations (e.g social norms, disabilities, married women with children, geographic location, low income, hard to reach areas, ethnic minority, etc).
The program is funded and supported by USAIDs’ Next Generation of Public Health Experts Project (NGPHEP).
BRAC University (BRACU) was established in 2001. It follows liberal arts approach to education which nurtures fresh ideas and gives new impetus in the field of tertiary education. It ensures a high quality of education and aims to meet the demands of the contemporary times.BRACU is accredited by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and approved by the Ministry of Education, Government of Bangladesh.
The James P Grant School of Public Health (JPGSPH) at BRAC University was established in 2004 as an international educational and research institution focusing on the integral areas of teaching, research, and services. The goal of the School is not only to impart knowledge but also to act as a centre of excellence in knowledge creation through research and training that connects with practice.
The James P Grant School of Public Health (JPGSPH), BRAC University, has launched an initiative for identifying, educating and developing the “Next Generation of Public Health Experts in Bangladesh” (NGPHEP) with financial support from USAID Bangladesh. NGPHEP aims to reduce barriers to public health education for a diverse group of Bangladeshi students along with improving the quality of public health education.