300.721.01 | AY 2013-2014 - 1st Term | 1 Credit(s)
Th 4:30:00 PM
  • Contact Information
    Thomas LaVeist
  • Course Learning Objectives

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

    • Discuss and identify the current literature from sociology, economics and political science as applied to population health and health policy
  • Course Description

    Reviews and critiques current literature applicable to each week's lectures in Health Policy I.

    Important note: due to a scheduling conflict, this class meets from 4:30 to 5:20 PM (not at 5:30) in HH 339

  • Intended Audience
    PhD students in Health Policy and Management
  • Methods of Assessment
    class attendance and participation
  • Prerequisites
    concurrent registration in 300.711
  • Course Schedule

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

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