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.
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||58 of 83||Ricky Bluthenthal||WPHB27|
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||David Glasgow,|
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||62 of 72||Nathaniel Riggs||THH210|
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||41 of 72||Susan Schembre||THH212|
|40574R||Lecture-Lab||3:30-4:50pm||Tue, Thu||29 of 45||Jimi Huh||VKC152|
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||56 of 70||Lilia Espinoza,|
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||12:30-1:50pm||Tue, Thu||34 of 70||Elahe Nezami,|
Systematic development of specific professional skills for providing effective, culturally sensitive health services to diverse populations. Recommended preparation: ANTH 101
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|Julia Borovay||VKC150||Word (161095 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||54 of 75||Alex Chen||THH212|
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||47 of 55||Panayiota Courelli||THH114|
Survey of occupational and environmental health. Introduction to epidemiology, exposure assessment, toxicology, policy development, risk assessment, and effects of urban development on health.
|40575R||Lecture||11:00-12:20pm||Tue, Thu||11 of 30||Edward Avol,Frank Gilliland||VKC158||PDF (54688 KB)|
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||7 of 30||Steven Sussman||VKC158|
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||24 of 40||Jean Richardson||VKC152|
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||42 of 60||Joel Milam||VKC156|
Case study examination of programs and organizational structure underlying current international efforts addressing problems related to infection disease, chronic disease, global environmental change, emergencies and emerging disease epidemics.
- Prerequisite: HP 270
|40572R||Lecture||4:00-6:50pm||Monday||23 of 35||Jonathan Samet,|
|VKC261||PDF (226765 KB)|
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
|40595D||Lecture||1:00-2:50pm||Friday||78 of 82||David Glasgow,|
Information accurate as of 10/8/2012 7:28 AM.