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Last approved: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:03:14 GMT

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Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
PUBH
3133
Global Health and Development
Global Health and Development
Fall 2017
3
Course Type
Lecture
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Letter Grade
juniors and seniors
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BISC 1005, BISC 1115 and BISC 1125; and PUBH 2110
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Basic concepts of political, social, and economic determinants of health and how health status is measured; burden of diseases that impact development and their basic epidemiological characteristics including who they affect, when they occur, and where risk is greatest; relationships between socioeconomic development and global health can be observed, measured, and used for the management of health programs. Material are global in coverage, but with a strong emphasis on low-income countries.
Competencies:
1. Assess the impact of historical, cultural, -political, environmental, behavioral, and socio-economic factors on population/community health and health status
2. Describe the organization, financing, and delivery of health services and public health systems
3. Describe the underlying scientific principles relating to public health and health care issues and discuss how these principles inform interventions to improve individual and population health
4. Critically review multiple types of research, develop an understanding of data and research, and develop and evaluate public health interventions based on available evidence
5. Evaluate policy, behavioral, environmental, and systems options for addressing current public health and health care concerns
6. Communicate public health concepts and analysis clearly and persuasively
7. Use an interdisciplinary/integrative approach to address public health issues
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Course Attribute
CCAS - Professional
ESIA-Anth/Geog/PubH (Pre2010)
ESIA-Intl Dev Conc (2010)
ESIA-Global PH Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-Intl Dev Conc (Pre 2010)
Sustainability Track B

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