Specialization in the Practice of Prevention
The practice of prevention focus examines specific public health problems such as AIDS, tobacco, obesity, and violence and develops strategies for addressing these problems through traditional and innovative policies.
Students must complete the course requirements for the concentration in Health and Public Policy and, in addition, take the following courses.
- 410.721.01 Translating Research into Public Health Programs I
- 410.722.01 Translating Research into Public Health Programs II
- 550.601.01 Implementation Research and Practice
Students must then select two courses from the following offerings:
- 300.650.01 Crisis Response in Public Health Policy and Practice
- 340.683.01 Human Rights in Public Health Practice
- 410.672.81 Introduction to Campaigning & Organizing for Public Health
- 410.663.01 Media Advocacy and Public Health: Theory and Practice
- 305.684.01 Health Impact Assessment
- 301.645.01 Health Impact Assessment Advocacy