PUBHHBP 7570: Obesity, A Multidisciplinary Approach

Course Number: 

PUBHHBP 7570

Course Title: 

Obesity, A Multidisciplinary Approach

Credit Hours: 

2

Description: 

This course examines the context, causes, and consequences of obesity in the United States today. We will begin with an examination of trends in obesity and a description of the scope of the program. Next, the course will examine physiological, psychological, sociological, and economic factors that contribute to the obesity problem.

Prerequisite: 

Cross listed in HDFS