International Health, Population, and Development

The course will examine current global health issues particularly within the context of development and international health policy.  Questions covered include: How do developing countries grapple with forces such as globalization, debt and inequality?  What roles do governments, international organizations and multi-national corporations play in development?  How are community and participatory development promoted?  Other topics include: international trade, political development, inequality, poverty, culture and social change, gender, and international cooperation. Open to PHP, Worcester MPH, online MPH-nutrition, DNP/MS nursing students until April 10th, then open to all graduate students.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Health Sciences
Public Health
Public Policy
Number: 
HPP 614
Semester: 
Summer 2017
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, March 13, 2017 to Friday, May 26, 2017
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