Courses Details

PUBHLTH403: Obesity: From Cells to Society

  • Undergraduate level
  • Residential
  • Fall term(s) for residential students;
  • 3 Credit Hour(s) for residential students;
  • Instructor(s): Bridges, Dave Bauer, Kate (Residential);
  • Not offered 2020-2021
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Advisory Prerequisites: STATS250, PUBLHLTH200, BIOL172
  • Description: This course provides a comprehensive introduction to obesity, a highly prevalent chronic disease in the US and worldwide. Through collaboratory instruction, we will approach the topic of obesity from biological, behavioral, and social science perspectives, providing students from diverse backgrounds fundamental knowledge and insight into current scientific questions and debates.
  • Syllabus for PUBHLTH403