V MPM 360: Global Health
(Cross-listed with GLOBE, MICRO). (3-0) Cr. 3. F.
Prereq: BIOL 211
Explores human health across the world with particular emphasis on low- and lower-middle-income countries. Attention is given to the interconnectedness of health determinants, problems, and solutions found in global health, including the role of animals and the environment. Broad in scope, highlighting different cultures and the historical foundations of global health. Topics include colonialism, poverty, emerging diseases, climate change, biodiversity, one health, maternal and child health, HIV, malaria, urbanization, noncommunicable diseases and more. Current events will be a feature of all class meetings.
...required to take Global Health (V MPM/MICRO/GLOBE 360) and Insects and Our Health...