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223.860.01 Global Disease Epidemiology and Control Program Seminar

Department:
International Health
Term:
4th term
Credits:
1 credit
Academic Year:
2017 - 2018
Location:
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Monday,  12:00 - 1:20pm
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Contact:
Karen Charron
Course Instructors:
Resources:
Description:

Prepares students for the activities and requirements of the second year of the program including the practicum and beyond. Specific sessions and skills address: literature search strategies for Capstone and publications, IRB roles and resources, programmatic qualitative research, the use and interpretation of modeling tools, practicum documentation.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Develop skills needed for public health practice, including problem-solving, analytic thinking, communication, and collaboration.
  2. Interpret key publications related to global disease control programs and research
  3. Apply new knowledge and problem-solving skills to address public health issues
Methods of Assessment:

Participation and group discussion, reflection paper,and presentation

Enrollment Restriction:

Restricted to Global Disease Epidemiology and Control MSPH students.

Instructor Consent:

Consent required for all students

Consent Note:

Limited to GDEC MSPH students

For consent, contact:

kcharron@jhu.edu