Global Health: Beyond Diseases and International Organizations

MED
233
Instructors
Renault, C. (PI)
Gilon, Y. (SI)
Section Number
1
Provides multidisciplinary trainees insight into over-arching themes of global health. Topics include systemic issues affecting healthcare progress globally, ethical and thoughtful approaches to solving these issues, as well as economics, water sanitation, public health, organizations in global health, human rights, involvement in NGOs, ethics of overseas work, and other non-medical aspects of this subject. This course will cover some of the essentials of patient care while working in the field as well including child health care, malaria, TB, and HIV. Course only open to graduate and MD/MSPA students. Undergraduates are not eligible to enroll.
Grading
Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
Units
4
Graduate
Course Tags
Contemporary Issues
Academic Year
Quarter
Spring
Section Days
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Start Time
9:00 AM
End Time
5:00 PM