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Apr 6, 2016 by George Gray (gmgray)
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PUBH 6128 : Global Environmental and Occupational Health
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 09:04:09 GMT
Sun, 06 Nov 2016 17:57:48 GMT
Catalog Pages referencing this course
Environmental and Occupational Health
Prevention and Community Health
Public Health (PUBH)
Programs referencing this course
EHSP-MPH: Environmental Health Science and Policy
EOH-DRPH: Environmental and Occupational Health
GEH-MPH: Global Environmental Health
GH-DRPH: Global Health
IAGH-MA: International Affairs, Global Health Concentration
PA-GEH: MSHS in the Field of Physician Assistant and MPH in Global Environmental Health
Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
Long Course Title
Global Environmental and Occupational Health
Short Course Title
Global Envrnmtl & Occptnl Hlth
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Jay Graham, Ph.D.
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Examination of the global environmental and occupational health factors that contribute significantly to the global burden of disease, focusing primarily on low- and middle-income countries; principles from behavioral sciences, development economics, risk assessment, and epidemiology are included; potential solutions to environmental health problems, metrics used to measure impacts, and areas for future research.
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to: • Identify major global environmental and occupational health hazards and explain how hazards differ among low-income, middle-income and high-income countries. • Describe the role of poverty as an influence on environmental health in developing countries. • Identify key environmental and occupational health interventions that have been shown to be effective at reducing morbidity and mortality • Describe the relationships among economic development, environmental management, and human health. • Identify and critically analyze key levers used for improving environmental health conditions • Develops science-based evidence to advocate for more effective and efficient environmental health practice
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PubH 6128 Spring 2015 Syllabus.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
MBA Professional - Global
correcting course type... should be lecture and zero credit discussion group
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