Courses Details

PUBHLTH508: Social Determinants of Health

  • Graduate level
  • Fall term(s)
  • 1 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Caldwell, Cleo
  • Prerequisites: SPH MPH and SPH MHSA Residential Students Only or By Instructor Permission
  • This course is Both Residential and Online
  • Description: This course is designed to increase students' awareness, knowledge, and understanding of issues related to behavioral, psychological, and structural factors that contribute to understanding population health and health inequities. We will discuss key roles of health professionals in ensuring equitable treatment at multiple levels of influence to enhance population health and reduce health inequities through opportunities to practice skill building using case studies, deliberative dialogues and active listening strategies. This course will have a hybrid style (online & in-class) of instruction.