PPHS 511 Fundamentals of Global Health (3 credits)

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Offered by: Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Faculty of Medicine)

Overview

PPHS : This exciting and interactive course aims to give students the opportunity to broaden their understanding and knowledge of global health issues, including global burden of diseases, determinants of health, transition in health and drivers of such transition, challenges in healthcare delivery in resource-limited settings, and the variety of agencies and actors engaged in addressing global health challenges. The course consists of lectures, case studies, debates, discussions and small group work.

Terms: Fall 2016, Winter 2017

Instructors: Pai, Madhukar (Fall) Larson, Charles Palmer (Winter)