Health Disparities

This course is a graduate introduction to social injustice and inequality issues which create conditions that lead to unconscionable health disparities according to race, ethnicity, childhood experiences, gender, income, nationality, and other factors.  This course explores the multi-faceted origins of health disparities clearly essential to effective and humane programs, policies, and systems.  The course will also continuously examine how to translate theory into practice. Open to PHP, Worcester MPH, online MPH-nutrition, DNP/MS nursing students only.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Health Sciences
Number: 
HPP 690DS
Semester: 
Spring 2017
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, November 7, 2016 to Monday, February 6, 2017
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