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May 14, 2014 by Halley Petersen-Jobsis (hjobsis)
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PUBH 6480 : Public Health in Humanitarian Settings
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:03:03 GMT
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:52:09 GMT
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Prevention and Community Health
Public Health (PUBH)
Programs referencing this course
GEH-MPH: Global Environmental Health
GHP-MPH: Global Health Policy
GHPDME-MPH: Global Health Program Design, Monitoring, and Evaluation
IAA-MA: International Affairs, Africa Concentration
IAGH-MA: International Affairs, Global Health Concentration
IAIAD-MA: International Affairs, International Affairs and Development Concentration
Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
Long Course Title
Public Health in Humanitarian Settings
Short Course Title
PH in Humanitarian Settings
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Technical aspects of high-priority public health interventions; consideration of how and why sound public health interventions should be implemented in both emergency and chronic humanitarian settings; the roles of diverse humanitarian actors.
Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to:
1. Identify links between emergencies, epidemics and conflict and national, regional, and global health issues
2. Discuss the various frameworks through which global health and security are analyzed and researched
3. Demonstrate an understanding of the scientific, policy, and program approaches underlying interventions in the global health and security arenas
4. Describe the multi-directional links among issues in the global health and security spheres
5. Describe how international institutions engage in the global health and security arena
6. Evaluate the success of humanitarian response to crises
7. Analyze the effect of emergency situations, emergency response or epidemics on vulnerable populations
8. Think critically through the assessment and implementation steps of responding to a humanitarian crisis
9. Apply learned principles to humanitarian operations scenarios
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PUBH 6480- 2U PH in Humanit Settings.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
Course title revision AND add zero credit option for future online delivery in addition to residential delivery. Course objectives and learning outcomes have also been updated.
Course Reviewer Comments
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 21:50:26 GMT
School Name is Milken Institute SPH, not SPPHS. Department name is Global Health, not PH. I am unable to make these corrections on courseleaf.- EKB
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 17:27:06 GMT
Rollback: Rollback requested by E. Brunori.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 21:59:56 GMT
The fields for School and department must be revised- should reflect Milken Institute School of PH and Global Health dept respectively.