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221.802.01 Health Systems Graduate Seminar 2

International Health
2nd term
1 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Tuesday,  12:00 - 1:20pm
Auditors Allowed:
Grading Restriction:
Bryan Patenaude
Course Instructor s:

Familiarizes Health Systems students with ongoing faculty research and their areas of research, professionals and organizations in the field of international health, and provides a forum for discussion for current topics in health systems and international health. Focuses on topics like injuries, evaluation of health programs, health systems strengthening, universal health coverage, among other topics

Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Identify research and practice opportunities in the Health System program
  2. Learn select communication strategies for different audiences and sectors
  3. Compare the organization, structure and function of health care, public health and regulatory systems across national and international settings
  4. Discuss dimensions of the policy-making process
Methods of Assessment:

60% written term assignment; 40% class participation

Enrollment Restriction:

Only Health Systems MSPH and PHD students, and Global Health Economics MHS students.

Instructor Consent:

No consent required