Health of Vulnerable Populations

Course Type: 
SOC
Code: 
6810
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Provides an overview of the concepts of health vulnerability and health disparity and identifies key historical events/periods in the development of the American healthcare system, particularly for vulnerable populations. Develops a comprehensive understanding of social, public health, and theoretical issues influencing the multi-faceted barriers to healthcare utilization for specific vulnerable populations.

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