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Global Perspectives on Health: Exploring the intersection of Equity, Economics, and Culture

Description:
This course brings together undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students to compare and contrast local population health priorities and challenges from a global health perspective. The course emphasizes the population health sphere of influence and utilizes the United Nations Millennium Development Goals and US Department of Health and Human Services Healthy People 2020 as a framework to explore global health. The focus is on synthesizing knowledge from a variety of interdisciplinary empirical and theoretical literature to better understand the social, political, economic, cultural and environmental issues that affect the health of all of us. Students deepen their knowledge and appreciation of global health, health disparities, human rights and cultural humility. Students will learn how

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2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 3075 W
04:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Stuart-Shor,Eileen M W02-0127
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 14
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: World Cultures Distribution

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2675 W
04:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Stuart-Shor,Eileen M W01-0012
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/23/2017 - 05/10/2017
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 9
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: World Cultures Distribution