Social Epidemiology
Session
Regular Academic
Class Number
9801
Career
Graduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Graded
Description
This course provides an overview and understanding of key concepts and theoretical frameworks relevant to the study of social determinants of population health and health disparities. The interdisciplinary course will cover methodological considerations and methods relevant to the field of social epidemiology, such as lifecourse epidemiology and multilevel determinants of health. A major emphasis will be on biological pathways by which social factors “get under the skin”, and the role of social policies in improving population health. The course will involve lectures, presentation of epidemiologic research by faculty researchers, class discussions, and class projects.
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
Tali Elfassy
Meets
MoTuWeThFr 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Dates
03/09/2020 - 03/13/2020
Room
TBA
Instruction Mode
In Person
Campus
Miami Medical Campus
Location
UMiami Hospital UMH
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Open
20
Class Capacity
30
Wait List Total
0