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PH 555: Health Equity

Health, Exercise Sci & Recreation Mgmt

The purpose of this course is to illustrate health disparities across a range of populations in the United States, position those disparities within the broader sociopolitical framework that leads to their existence, and most importantly present specific ways in which health equity solutions can be designed and implemented. This course will provide students with the basis to achieve greater health equity in their communities by reviewing current theoretical foundations, cultural context, and evidence-based models and interventions.

3 Credits

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Lecture for PH 555
  • Lecture: Web-based Lecture for PH 555
  • Lecture: Online Program for PH 555

Subject Areas

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