313.861.01 Public Health Economics Seminar
- Health Policy and Management
- 4th term
- 1 credit
- Academic Year:
- 2012 - 2013
- East Baltimore
- Class Times:
- Friday, 3:30 - 4:50pm
Exposes students to recent research in various areas of health economics. Provides opportunities for more in-depth study of the core economics courses being offered each term. Provides opportunities for professional development in the field.
- Learning Objectives:
- List the theoretical and empirical techniques of health economics and their implication for health policy decisions
- prepare written critiques of recent research in area of public health economics
- Become knowledgable of the health economics faculty and their research interests.
- Become familiar with the literature that pertains to health economics
- Provided with a forum for discussing the literature and for understanding relationships between health economics and other areas within public health.
- Have identified and developed skills that facilitate the translation of economics research into policy and practice.
- Methods of Assessment:
Students will be evaluated on their written summaries of the research presented in the seminars
- Enrollment Restriction:
undergraduates are not permitted
- Instructor Consent:
No consent required