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Last approved: Tue, 20 Oct 2015 08:20:29 GMT

Last edit: Mon, 19 Oct 2015 14:24:34 GMT

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Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
PUBH
6353
Child Health Advocacy
Child Health Advocacy
201501
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Course Type
Seminar
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15
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Introduction to child health advocacy. Affordable Care Act (ACA), preventive care, school health, environmental issues, and emergency care. The use of data for advocacy.
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to: • Discuss the various theories of policymaking and politics. • Discuss selected topics in child health policy. • Locate, assess, appropriately use and synthesize: • information relevant to key issues in child health policy. • evidence used to inform legislative, regulatory and judicial processes. • Assess the value of peer-reviewed literature, and the “gray literature” produced by think tanks, research organizations, and government agencies • Speak and write clearly and effectively, adapting communication styles and content so they are appropriate to the needs of the intended audience. • Convey information and opinions in a structured and credible way.

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ebrunori (Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:34:46 GMT): New course. Taught as Topics previously.
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