300.603.01 THE TOOLS OF PUBLIC HEALTH PRACTICE AND DECISION MAKING
Introduces the core functions of public health and the core competencies for public health professionals. Students assess their strengths and academic goals while building their toolbox of public health competencies. Presents competencies which are illustrated though case studies, and students interactively make decisions. Cases include management and personnel decision making, cultural sensitivity, communicating with the media, outbreak and emergency response. Presents elements of the public health problem solving approach and integrates them into the case examples. Familiarizes students with the core competencies and encourages development through courses and the public health practicum.
- Thu 07/05/2012 - Tue 07/17/2012
- Tuesday 9:00 - 11:20
- Thursday 9:00 - 11:20