Health of Nations: Introduction to International Health

EPID 506

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.

Credits: 
3
School(s)/College(s): 
Public Health » Epidemiology
Semesters: 
Fall 2017
Fall 2016
Fall 2015
Fall 2014