HLTH 5350. Publ Health & Social Justice. 3 Hours.
This course examines the relationship between social justice and public health through the analysis of the social determinants of health in at-risk populations. Students describe, measure, and evaluate the consequences of societal injustices; critically analyze public policies, interventions, and services; and apply community-based methods for reducing population health inequities.
Prerequisite: Admission to the Master of Public Health Program, or permission of instructor.