Global Environmental & Occupational Health
PubH 6128, 2 Credits
This course examines critical global environmental and occupational health topics—emphasizing the factors that contribute significantly to the global burden of disease. The primary focus of the course is on low- and middle-income countries. The course is participatory and incorporates principles from behavioral sciences, development economics, risk assessment and epidemiology. The course tries to underscore potential solutions to environmental health problems, highlighting metrics used to measure impacts, as well as areas for future research.