Courses Details

HBEHED669: Genetics, Health Behavior, and Health Education

  • Graduate level
  • Residential
  • Winter term(s) for residential students;
  • 3 credit hour(s) for residential students;
  • Instructor(s): Roberts, Scott (Residential);
  • Prerequisites: SPH student or permission of instructor
  • Description: This course addresses the following topics: genetics and risk communication; ethical issues in genetics research; the psychological and behavioral impact of genetic testing; public and professional knowledge and attitudes about genetics; health education needs in genetics; and emerging issues in the field (e.g., computerized delivery of genetic counseling services).
  • Syllabus for HBEHED669