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Health and Humanitarian Supply Chain Management (HHSCM) Certificate

The Georgia Tech Health and Humanitarian Supply Chain Management (HHSCM) Series is an executive education program designed for practitioners in non-governmental organizations (NGOs), government, industry, and military who are active participants in humanitarian operations including disaster relief, long term development and public health operations. The courses are developed for practitioners seeking to build skills to improve decision making in preparedness, response operations planning, and system design. Courses include many interactive components, such as case studies and games, which help professionals in the humanitarian world to link the challenges and decision-making tradeoffs they face in practice with the systematic approaches, tools, and techniques presented.

How You Will Benefit

At the completion of the Health and Humanitarian Supply Chain Management Certificate, participants will be able to:

  • Build skills to improve decision making in preparedness, response operations planning, and system design
  • Apply skills and analytical techniques to real world problems to prepare for implementation in your organization
  • Link the challenges and decision-making tradeoffs you face in practice with the systematic approaches, tools, and techniques presented
  • Build domain knowledge within the health and humanitarian sectors and learning across different types of organizations

Who Should Participate

  • Tactical & strategic decision makers of non-governmental organizations
  • Employees from the private sector involved in the health and humanitarian efforts including suppliers and service providers
  • US Federal government employees
  • US State or local government employees
  • International government representatives
  • Members from foundations supporting health and humanitarian activities
  • Example Titles: Director of Field Operations, Director of Training, Director of Logistics & Inventory, Disaster Relief Manager, Program Manager, Logistics Manager, Operations Manager, Supply Officers, Logistics Officers, Program Officers, Procurement Coordinators

2015 Class Dates

The below courses make up the 3-module Health and Humanitarian Supply Chain Management Certificate.

COURSE 1: Pre-planning Strategy for Health and Humanitarian Organizations
MAY 11-12, 2015

COURSE 2: Tactical Decision Making in Public Health and Humanitarian Response
MAY 13-14, 2015

COURSE 3: Systems Operations in Health and Humanitarian Response
MAY 15-16, 2015


Scholarship support of these courses is made available through the generosity of The UPS Foundation, Andrea L. Laliberte, and Richard E. and Charlene O. Zalesky. For eligibility requirements and to apply online, please visit http://hhls.scl.gatech.edu.