PUBHEPI 4410: Social Epidemiology

Course Number: 

PUBHEPI 4410

Course Title: 

Social Epidemiology

Credit Hours: 

3

Description: 

This is an advanced undergraduate course in epidemiology that focuses on how social factors, including (but not limited to) education, neighborhood context, economic instability, and structural and institutional racism are related to various population health outcomes. Students will learn theories that inform how social determinants of health are measured, and how epidemiologists use these measures to identify determinants of disease and ill health among populations, especially historically marginalized and underserved groups.

Prerequisite: 

2410