Courses Details

EPID506: Health of Nations: Introduction to International Health

  • Graduate level
  • Fall term(s)
  • 3 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Lee, Gwenyth
  • Offered every year
  • Last offered Fall 2017
  • Prerequisites: Grad Status
  • Description: This course presents an overview of mortality and disease occurrence in terms of geographic, cultural, nutritional and environmental factors. Reviews health indicators such as infant mortality and economic factors associated with development. Discusses health problems of developing countries and describes programs and organizations involved in addressing them. This course is required for students in the International Health track in Epidemiology but can also be taken by non International Health students.
  • Syllabus for EPID506