Maternal and child health encompasses the care and support provided to mothers and children during pregnancy, childbirth, and the early years of life. It involves promoting healthy pregnancies, safe childbirth, and the well-being of children, which ultimately contributes to healthier communities. 

A certificate course in Maternal & Child Health provides healthcare professionals with specialized knowledge and skills to address the unique needs of this vulnerable population. These courses offer comprehensive knowledge about prenatal and postnatal care, childhood diseases, and child nutrition. Professionals trained in this field can make a significant impact on reducing maternal and child mortality rates.


Teaching Methods:

Server-based classes

Required Backgrounds:
MBBS / MD/MS/ DNB/ Equivalent

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  1. Health Needs of Mother and Child
    This module provides an overview of healthcare professionals who specialize in maternal and child health, emphasizes the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration within MCH, and discusses the potential career opportunities and growth in this field. Pregnancy care, the significance of early and regular prenatal check-ups, the role of nutrition and lifestyle during pregnancy, and the management of pregnancy-related complications are discussed in this segment. 
  2. Child Health & Newborn Care
    Students will explore the unique healthcare requirements of children. This includes newborn care, postnatal support, infant and child nutrition, childhood diseases, and immunization. Newborn care, postnatal care to ensure a safe and healthy start for infants, the importance of infant and child nutrition, including breastfeeding, weaning, and balanced diets, and common childhood diseases and immunization are explored in detail.
  3. Roles in Maternal & Child Health
    This module provides an overview of the roles of healthcare professionals specializing in maternal and child health. It emphasizes the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration and presents career opportunities in the field.
  4. Case Studies and Practical Training
    This hands-on module allows students to apply their knowledge through real cases. They will receive practical training with supervision, honing their proficiency in Maternal & Child Health.
  5. And many more modules are included.

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