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Apr 22, 2016 by George Gray (gmgray)
PUBH 8411 : Advanced Topics - Principles of Human Health Risk Science
Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:16:00 GMT
Wed, 20 Apr 2016 15:30:57 GMT
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Prevention and Community Health
Public Health (PUBH)
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EOH-DRPH: Environmental and Occupational Health
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In The Catalog Prerequisites:
PUBH 8412 : Advanced Topics: Environmental and Occupational Health Research and Practice
Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
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Advanced Topics - Principles of Human Health Risk Science
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EOH DrPH program students only; other students by permission of instructor
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This course provides the doctoral student with a comprehensive orientation to the frameworks, principles and issues involved in assessing, managing and communicating environmental health risks. This fundamental, interdisciplinary course is designed to foster dialogue and insights about contemporary risk science and management issues, including ethical concerns and technical issues that influence policy making.
• Analyze risk assessments to understand the key scientific and analytic data, assumptions and choices influencing estimates of risk • Synthesize data and information from diverse disciplines and sources to characterize risk problems and identify appropriate public health responses • Understand current science policy issues related to the conduct and application of risk assessment approaches • Debate ethical concerns with environmental health risk issues and professional responsibilities of risk assessors, communicators, and managers
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PubH 8411 MI SPH Syllabus Spring 15.pdf
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Course Reviewer Comments
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:42:44 GMT
Just updating abbreviated course title and summary.