380.765.81 Preventing Infant Mortality and Promoting the Health of Women, Infants and Children
- Population, Family and Reproductive Health
- 4th term
- 3 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2012 - 2013
Focuses on the historical problems and interventions associated with infant mortality. Describes the scientific basis for infant mortality and analyzes causes and consequences in a population and development of a programmatic and policy approach.
- Learning Objectives:
- Describe the scientific basis for infant mortality and for the interventions currently being used to address this problem
- Analyze the causes and consequences of high infant mortality in a population
- Develop programmatic approaches and policies to reduce infant mortality rates in a population
- Methods of Assessment:
Evaluation based on quizzes and two short papers.
- Instructor Consent:
No consent required