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Alternate Format Courses

Below you will find information on the alternate format courses offered on the Baltimore campus as part of the 2014 Winter Institute. 

*COURSE ENROLLMENT HAS REACHED CAPACITY; COURSE CLOSED.

HEALTH EMERGENCIES in LARGE POPULATIONS (H.EL.P.)

221.615.13
January 6 - 17
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Gilbert Burnham

Covers the basics of health care in refuge and disaster situations, including disaster epidemiology, environmental health, food and nutritional issues in emergencies, the design, and the implementation of health services, and management of communicable diseases.  Also covers conflict origins and conflict resolution, international humanitarian law, human rights and human security, and humanitarian ethics.  Student evaluation based on written work, presentations and exams (5 academic credits).