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Oct 15, 2015 by Karen McDonnell (kmcdonne)
PUBH 6591 : P.A./M.P.H. Clinal Leadership Seminar
Thu, 15 Oct 2015 09:22:44 GMT
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 15:44:47 GMT
Catalog Pages referencing this course
Prevention and Community Health
Public Health (PUBH)
Programs referencing this course
COPC-MPH: Community Oriented Primary Care
EHSP-PAMPH: Physician Assistant and Environmental Health Science and Policy
PA-EHSP: Physician Assistant and Environmental Health Science and Policy
PA-GEH: MSHS in the Field of Physician Assistant and MPH in Global Environmental Health
PA-MPH: Joint MSHS in the Field of Physician Assistant and MPH in Community-Oriented Primary Care
PA-MPHE: Joint MSHS in the Field of Physician Assistant and MPH (Epidemiology)
PA-MPHHP: Physician Assistant and Health Policy
Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
Long Course Title
P.A./M.P.H. Clinal Leadership Seminar
Short Course Title
PA/MPH Clin Leadership Seminar
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For first-year physician assistant and master of public health program students, an orientation to their roles as health professionals. Special emphasis on preventive and community medicine.
1. To provide PA/MPH students with a professional role identity. 2. To orient PA/MPH students to the concepts and principles of community oriented primary care and community health and preventive medicine 3. To explore the multiple career options available to persons who hold the PA/MPH credential. 4. To increase awareness of community approaches to prevention and to enhance skills in cultural diversity approaches in patient care. 5. To model career and professional possibilities that may be available to persons who hold the PA/MPH credential. 6. To assist PA/MPH students in developing skills in the critical appraisal of the medical and preventive health literature. 7. To develop student skills in teamwork, presentation, and group discussion. 8. To broaden knowledge related to the role of values in public health practice, policy and research. 9. To improve student abilities to apply conceptual frameworks and evidence regarding the multiple determinants of health to the analysis of public health problems and the design of public and community health interventions.
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PubH 6591 PA-MPH Seminar.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
Number of credits has been decreased from 2 to one. Approved by the school curriculum committee.
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:20:01 GMT
Provided more up-to-date syllabus for submission