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380.661.41
Clinical Aspects of Maternal and Newborn Health

Location:
East Baltimore
Term:
3rd term
Department:
Population, Family and Reproductive Health
Credits:
3 credits
Academic Year:
2021 - 2022
Instruction Method:
Hybrid In-person and Synchronous Online
Class Times:
  • Tu Th,  9:00 - 10:20am
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Course Instructors:
Contact:
Pamela Donohue
Resources:
Description:

Presents morbidity and mortality in the mother, fetus, and newborn and the health care practices utilized to prevent, diagnose, and treat morbidities. Guest speakers in clinical care present lectures from the clinical perspective; course instructors present the public health perspective.

Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Describe the commonly used as well as state of the art health care interventions to prevent, diagnose and treat morbidity in the mother, fetus and newborn
  2. Articulate the public health perspective to identify evidence-based health care interventions to prevent, diagnose and treat morbidity in the mother, fetus and newborn
  3. Critically evaluate the evidence about the effectiveness of a selected intervention to prevent, diagnose or treat morbidity in the mother, fetus or newborn
Methods of Assessment:

This course is evaluated as follows:

  • 90% Written Assignment(s)
  • 10% Participation

Instructor Consent:

Consent required for some students

Consent Note:

Permission required for registration after the 1st week of add/drop.

For consent, contact:

pdonohu2@jhmi.edu

Special Comments:

This is the virtual/online section of a course also held onsite. You are responsible for the modality in which you register. Required for students in perinatal health. Permission required for registration after the 1st week of add/drop.