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PUH 202. Introduction to Global Health. 3 Hours.

This course is designed to introduce students to the topic of global health and impart a basic understanding of its interdisciplinary nature, successes to date, and current challenges in the field. The first part of the course provides a basic framework for understanding global public health issues and improvement of health at a population level by exposing students to basic public health concepts of disease burden, standard indices for measuring population-based health, and highlighting global epidemiologic trends. Progress towards the Millennium Development Goals will be a focus of discussion. The second section of the course will discuss vulnerable populations and how their specific needs are prioritized and addressed. Third, the class will examine strategies for organization and delivery of health care services at a population level and examine health as a human right. Finally, the course will look at the key institutions and organizations working in tandem with health ministries to address global health and the need for major collaborative initiatives to address health disparities worldwide. This course meets the Core Curriculum requirements for Area IV: Social and Behavioral Sciences.

College of Arts & Sciences

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...221 American State and Local Government 3 PUH 202 Introduction to Global Health 3 PY...

School of Engineering

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...Nations PUH 202 Introduction to Global Health PUH 302 Epid: Beyond the Outbreak PUH 220...

Collat School of Business

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...221 American State and Local Government 3 PUH 202 Introduction to Global Health 3 PY...

School of Public Health

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...PUH 202 , PUH 204 , PUH 205 , PUH 210 , PUH 220 , PUH 250 , PUH 302 , PUH...

The UAB Undergraduate Academic Experience

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Department of Curriculum and Instruction

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...221 American State and Local Government 3 PUH 202 Introduction to Global Health 3 PY...

Department of Human Studies

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...221 American State and Local Government 3 PUH 202 Introduction to Global Health 3 PY...

Department of Chemistry

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...221 American State and Local Government 3 PUH 202 Introduction to Global Health 3 PY...

Science and Technology Honors Program

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...program director, e.g., PUH 250 , PY 216...200-level as EH 202 , usually in their...

Neuroscience

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...one group PH 201 & 202 or PH 221...and Medical Research Design PUH 250 Biostatistics STH...