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185.601.01
One Health Seminar

Location:
East Baltimore
Term:
4th term
Department:
Environmental Health and Engineering
Credits:
1 credits
Academic Year:
2021 - 2022
Instruction Method:
In-person
Class Times:
  • Thursday,  12:00 - 1:20pm
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Course Instructor:
Contact:
Meghan Davis
Resources:
Description:

Global and domestic health challenges often require a One Health approach to address them. Join experts in the field and your peers to learn about and discuss current One Health issues and solutions.

Addresses global and domestic health challenges through a One Health lens, including practice-based approaches increasingly adopted by government agencies, non-governmental organizations and the tripartite (WHO, OIE, FAO). Engages experts in the field to discuss emerging topics and application of One Health approaches. Explores wide-ranging topics that include zoonotic infectious diseases, health security, preparedness, disaster response, climate change, planetary health, food systems, sustainability, chemical exposures, occupational health, health communication, and policy.

Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Identify current One Health issues and challenges
  2. Explain how One Health approaches can be used to respond to public health issues
  3. Analyze current strategies that seek to address One Health challenges
  4. Apply principles of stakeholder engagement and systems thinking to propose One Health solutions to current public health issues
Methods of Assessment:

This course is evaluated as follows:

  • 60% Participation
  • 40% Reflection

Instructor Consent:

No consent required