Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Studies (HP)
- D class assignments for undergraduates available; phone 740-1060.
- Registration only upon permission of the department concerned. D class assignments are assigned by the academic department.
Current critical issues in healthcare delivery; strategies to succeed in medical school and as physicians. Graded CR/NC.
|40552R||Lecture||4:00-5:50pm||Wednesday||17 of 25||Joel Schechter||THH106|
Introduction to strategies for promoting health and wellness. Includes self monitoring of health risk behavior, goal setting, and behavior changes.
|40550R||Lecture||9:30-10:50am||Tue, Thu||19 of 38||Parvin Shahlapour||THH214||Word (45568 KB)|
|40551R||Lecture||11:00-12:20pm||Tue, Thu||49 of 60||Parvin Shahlapour||THH208||Word (45568 KB)|
Individual research apprenticeship in health related fields under supervision of a departmental faculty member. Graded CR/NC. Departmental approval.
|40553D||Lecture||1:00-2:50pm||Friday||3 of 20||Elahe Nezami,|
Overview and analysis of predictors and consequences of health-related behaviors; theoretical viewpoints and strategies for behavior change. Recommended preparation: HP 200
- Prerequisite: PSYC 100
|40556R||Lecture||11:00-12:20pm||Tue, Thu||63 of 64||Nathaniel Riggs||VKC100|
Intermediate statistics for health behavior studies; topics include descriptive statistics, hypothesis testing, correlation and regression, and use of computer software in data analysis.
|40559R||Lecture-Lab||3:30-4:50pm||Mon, Wed||47 of 83||Chih-Ping Chou||WPHB27|
Introduction to the design, conduct and evaluation of health behavior research studies; quantitative and qualitative approaches to research and analysis. Recommended preparation: HP 340L
|40562R||Lecture-Lab||9:30-10:50am||Tue, Thu||36 of 70||Stephen Lankenau||THH210|
Comparison of national and international differences in health status as influenced by cultural practices and lifestyles within geographic, economic and political environments.
- Diversity: This course satisfies the university's diversity requirement.
|40570R||Lecture||12:00-1:50pm||Mon, Wed||45 of 70||Elahe Nezami,|
|THH208||Word (45056 KB)|
Systematic development of specific professional skills for providing effective, culturally sensitive health services to diverse populations. Recommended preparation: ANTH 101
|40568R||Lecture||10:00-11:50am||Mon, Wed||34 of 39||Julia Borovay||WPH106||Word (96256 KB)|
Health issues of women of childbearing age from pre-pregnancy through the postpartum period, and of children from their development in utero through early adolescence. Recommended preparation: PSYC 100
|40571R||Lecture||5:00-8:20pm||Tuesday||58 of 78||Alex Chen||THH208|
Differential relationships of religiosity and spirituality with health and risk behaviors, physical and mental health outcomes, coping skills and well-being across cultures and religions.
|40577R||Lecture||5:00-8:20pm||Thursday||9 of 40||Donna Metz||VKC101|
An overview of the magnitude and impact of STDs including prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of common STDs, STD/HIV inter-relationship, global burden, trends, public health challenges, and STD/HIV prevention and control strategies and programs worldwide.
|40573R||Lecture||5:00-8:20pm||Monday||24 of 35||Panayiota Courelli||THH214|
Examination of factors related to drug abuse behaviors; overview and assessment of drug abuse prevention and cessation programs; relapse prevention programs. Recommended preparation: HP 300
|40580R||Lecture||12:30-1:50pm||Tue, Thu||15 of 30||Steven Sussman||VKC211|
Provides a broad examination of issues in HIV/AIDS, including behavioral, social, biological, clinical and ethical dimensions of the pandemic in the U.S. and elsewhere.
|40583R||Lecture||5:00-8:20pm||Wednesday||31 of 40||Jean Richardson||VKC101|
Explores human strengths that promote happiness/well-being and whether they influence physical health; mind-body relationships; and strategies for promoting hope, resilience, and quality of life. Recommended preparation: HP 200, PSYC 100
|40590R||Lecture||2:00-3:20pm||Mon, Wed||32 of 70||Joel Milam||THH208|
Individual research and readings. Not available for graduate credit. Open to HP majors only. Recommended preparation: HP 350L
- Corequisite: HP 340
- Restriction: Registration open to the following major(s): Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Studies
|40581D||Lecture||1:00-2:50pm||Friday||1 of 10||Elahe Nezami,|
|40595D||Lecture||1:00-2:50pm||Friday||54 of 78||Elahe Nezami,|
Information accurate as of 8/7/2009 4:48 PM.