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Sep 30, 2016 by George Gray (gmgray)
PUBH 6135 : Researching Climate Change and Public Health
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:04:30 GMT
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 02:31:46 GMT
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Prevention and Community Health
Public Health (PUBH)
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EHSP-MPH: Environmental Health Science and Policy
Milken Institute School of Public Health
Environmental and Occupational Health (EOH)
Long Course Title
Researching Climate Change and Public Health
Short Course Title
Climate Change and Public Hlth
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PUBH 6003 and PUBH 6004
Melissa J. Perry
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Study of the effects of climate change on human health using evidence compiled by the National Climate Assessment (NCA); widespread impacts, ecological context, oceans of change, infrastructure, water resources, energy, land use, heat, and air quality.
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to: Identify the human influences that contribute to climate change; Identify impacts of climate change on human health; Identify scientific approaches for studying the effects of climate change on human health; Critically appraise options available for climate change mitigation and adaptation based on scientific evidence.
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