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2021-2022 Catalog
PHC 6762: Global Health Epidemiology

Course Description for Global Health Epidemiology

PHC6762: Global Health Epidemiology
Prerequisite:  HSC 6505
Description: This course will explore global differences in the distribution and determinants of disease and health, and examine interventions aimed at improving health status. Specific topics of discussion will include the epidemiology of disease in developing countries, rapid growth of urban populations and impacts on disease transmission, refugee health, global tobacco control, and ethical issues in research of disadvantaged populations.
Availability: One semester per year