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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

PBH 330 - Global Health

Introduces the principal health problems of the world’s populations, and the major challenges to improving health at a global level. It is an inter-disciplinary exploration of the factors that account for these health patterns, ranging from their physiological basis to their economic, social and political context. Topics include: infectious diseases, injuries, risk factors, health system performance, and the role of international agencies in shaping the landscape of global health policy. Throughout the course, a heavy emphasis is placed on what we know and how we know about global health problems.

Credits: 3
Prerequisites:  .
Notes: Satisfies International Requirement.