Public Health and Social Jusitce

Course Syllabi

course.jpgSyllabi for courses in medical humanities, public health, and women’s health; curricular suggestions; and reading lists

Community health assessment exercise – Edelsack
From Research Methods in Community Oriented Primary Care Course, Pyser Edelsack, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, 2011

Death Made Visible – An Interdisciplinary Exploration of Death and Dying in Literature
Course description and syllabus from University of Ottowa – Brajtman, Hall, Barnes and Wright

Ethics & Health Policy, USF School of Nursing, Ong-Flaherty
Ethics and Health Policy (course description, syllabus, and assignments), University of San Francisco School of Nursing, Chenit Ong-Flaherty, PhD, RN

Ethics, Law, and Humanities – What Medical Students Should Know – M Hester
Overview of important topics that every medical student should learn in ethics, law, and narrative medicine, from Micah Hester, PhD

*Film and Public Health Course
Course description and syllabus for Film and Public Health course

Framing the Future: Recommended Critical Component Elements of an Undergraduate Major in Public Health (Association of Schools of Public Health). Final report available at http://www.asph.org/userfiles/learningoutcomes.pdf. Overview available at http://www.asph.org/userfiles/CCE_2012-08-03-FINAL.pdf.

Global and comparative perspectives on health care systems and policies – Chaufan
Course description and syllabus from Claudia Chaufan, UCSF School of Nursing, 2011

*Humanities & Soc Sciences in Med 2001 syllabus.doc
Course syllabus for Humanities and Social Sciences in Medicine

humanities & social sciences summer stipend program ohsu.doc
Overview of Humanities and Social Sciences Summer Stipend Program

Humanities Social Sciences Mission Stmt OHSU 2001.doc
Document calling for the incorporation of history and the humanities into medical training

integrating literature into med training.doc
Tips re integrating literature and history into medical training

Internists and bioterror prevention – JGIM lte 2007.doc
Letter re prevention of bioterrorism, prevention of war, promotion of peace, and medical education

lit and med reading list thru 1999.doc
Long list of readings in literature, medicine, and public health thru 1999

lit, med, & publ hlth syllabus.doc
Course syllabus for Literature, Medicine, and Public Health (OHSU, 1990s)

Literature and Activism Reading List.doc
Short list of activist-oriented books

*Literature and Med Ed study – JGIM.doc
Abstract examining the integration of literary selections into a longitudinal medical school course covering health policy and ethics

Literature, Medicine, and Health – Martha Stoddard Holmes, CSUSM
Course syllabus for Martha Stoddard Holmes’ Literature, Medicine, and Health Course, California State University, San Marcos

*Literature, Medicine, and Public Health Syllabus
Course syllabus for Literature, Medicine, and Public Health, combines literary selections with articles from contemporary medical and public health journals (PSU, 2010)

Power and Social Justice in Global Health, De Vogli
Syllabus from Dr. Roberto De Vogli, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 2012

Psychosocial Change, Health Behaviors and Chronic Diseases in Transition – A Global Health Perspective, De Vogli
Syllabus from Dr. Roberto De Vogli, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 2012

Public Health and Social Justice Syllabus 2006.doc
Syllabus for Public Health and Social Justice Course, Portland State University, 2006

Public Health and Social Justice Syllabus 2008
Syllabus for Public Health and Social Justice Course, Portland State University, 2008

*Public Health and Social Justice Syllabus 2009
Syllabus for Public Health and Social Justice Course, Portland State University, 2009

Public Health Ethics – U Maryland, Kalfoglou, 2013
Syllabus for Public Health Ethics, University of Maryland, Andrea Kalfoglou, 2013

Research methods in community oriented primary care – Edelsack
Syllabus from Pyser Edelsack, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, 2011

Social Basis of Community and Public Health Syllabus – Andrea Kafloglou, University of Maryland, 2008
Course syllabus for A Kalfoglou’s Social Basis of Community and Public Health class – 2008

Social Determinants of Health Syllabus – Stephen Rose, University of New England
Course syllabus for Stephen Rose’s Social Determinants of Health, University of New England – 2009

*war and peace literature.doc
Literature relevant to war and peace

*Women’s Hlth and Human Rights syllabus
Syllabus for Women’s Health and Human Rights course, Portland State University

External Links:

Health and Human Rights Syllabi Database (USC): http://globalhealth.usc.edu/hhrsyllabi

National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature Syllabus Exchange Database: http://bioethics.georgetown.edu/databases/Syllabus/index.htm

NYU Literature, Arts, and Medicine Database: http://litmed.med.nyu.edu/Main?action=new

Supercourse – Epidemiology, the Internet, and Global Health: http://www.pitt.edu/~super1/