This course provides a general introduction to the field of public health law. The objective of the course is to provide non-lawyers with a general overview of contemporary public health laws, regulations, and court decisions, and the key issues raised thereby with regard to the protection of individual civil and economic liberties. Objectives will be accomplished via lectures, assigned readings, and team-based learning activities. Periodic writing assignments and a final exam are required.
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional. Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: Public Health - MPH.