GLH 200: Introduction to Global Health

General Education requirement: 4C - Global Society

Science of understanding the health of populations throughout the world. The course focuses on improving health of communities across the globe through organized and systematic efforts. These efforts can take the form of education, providing access to health care and resources, with the goal of protecting populations from exposures that could cause them harm. This course examines the complex distribution of disease across the globe, examining the health of diverse communities. It focuses on major health problems, considering economic and social conditions contributing to disease burden, unique to developed and developing nations across the globe, from cholera to malnutrition to obesity.

2021 Spring
Class#SctTypeSeatsUnits
7650 01 Lecture 45 3.00
DaysStartEndLocation
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 5:00 PM EST 6:15 PM EST Synchronous Online
Instructor: Maryellen Brisbois Class status:
Enrollment Section
Class instruction mode: On-Line
2021 Fall
Class#SctTypeSeatsUnits
11008 01 Lecture 25 3.00
DaysStartEndLocation
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 5:00 PM EST 6:15 PM EST
Instructor: Maryellen Brisbois Class status:
Enrollment Section
Class instruction mode: In Person

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