Introduction to Global Health


Examination of major global health challenges that transcend national boundaries. Emphasis on global disease burden, health determinants anddisparities, and global health policies. Coursework includes identifying underlying factors including technological, environmental, behavioral and cultural influences. Analysis of emerging global health priorities through case studies will empower clinical provider attitudes, skills and knowledge to improve the health and well-being of people around the world. (Cultural Diversity,Science, Technology and Society) As needed.

3 Credits: 3 Lecture