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Description

Cheryl Robertson, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN
Professor and Chair, Population Health and Systems Cooperative Unit
School of Nursing, University of Minnesota

Public health problems associated with armed conflict will be examined from an interdisciplinary perspective with emphasis on analyzing the complexities. Content will include consequences of mass displacement, effects on community and family, women's roles and experiences, trauma and healing. Health intervention strategies will be explored and critiqued. Seminar discussion format.

This non-credit course meets with the academic course PubH 7242-101 as part of the 2019 Public Health Institute.

For more information: sph.umn.edu/public-health-institute

Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Analyze relationships among war, population displacement and health determinants
  • Synthesize the effects of armed conflict on communities and families
  • Apply principles of stress and coping models to the refugee psychosocial health experience
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Section Title
War and Public Health
Type
Lecture
Days
M, T, W
Time
1:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Jun 03, 2019 to Jun 05, 2019
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Blegen Hall
Type
Lecture
Days
F
Time
1:00PM to 4:00PM
Dates
Jun 07, 2019
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Blegen Hall
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
15.0
Location
Delivery Options
Lecture  
Course Fee(s)
Full Pay non-credit $595.00
Drop Request Deadline
May 27, 2019
Transfer Request Deadline
May 27, 2019
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