380.861.01 | AY 2013-2014 - 1st Term | 2 Credit(s)
  • Contact Information
    Donna Strobino
    Amy Tsui
  • Course Learning Objectives

    Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

    • Describe and critique seminal articles in reproductive, perinatal and women’s health and
    • Be prepared to undertake an evaluation of questions related to research articles that address the methodological and conceptual underpinnings of the research as well as the policy and research implications of the research
  • Course Description
    A seminar format is used to discuss seminal articles in reproductive, perinatal, and womens health. In depth discussions of questions related to one or more research articles in the field are used to develop critical analytic skills of students.
  • Intended Audience
    Generally, 2nd year DrPH and PhD students in PFHS, RPWH track.
  • Methods of Assessment
    Student presentations.
  • Course Schedule

    Please see the course Session for a full list of dates and items for this course.

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