Global Health Systems

Course Type: 
PPH
Code: 
7720
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

This course provides an overview to the institutional, economic, epidemiological, ideological, social, and political forces that shape global health systems. A health system includes all organizations, people and actions that promote, restore or maintain health. A health system incorporates efforts to influence determinants of health as well as more direct health improving activities. Students will investigate best-practices approaches to health systems both at national and global levels.

Prerequisites: 

Graduate level PPH 7710 Minimum Grade of D

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.