NYU Steinhardt

Introduction to Global Public Health

  • Course Number: PUHE-UE 1310
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: Introduction to public health issues from a global perspective. Examination of social environment influences & their impact on populations throughout the world. The threat of global epidemics will be examined as well as strategies to control the spread of disease. Current ethical public health dilemmas where the rights of individuals can conflict with national or international public safety are discussed.
  • Old Course Number: E33.1310