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.
Monday, November 7, 2016 to Monday, February 6, 2017