HPR 580 Ethical Issues in Public Health

This course provides an overview of how the paradigms of ethical principles and theory intersect with the paradigms of public health. This course will also explore the ethical considerations of selected public health issues, such as the social determinants of illness, the social construction of the experience of illness, infectious disease control and emergency planning, health promotion and behavior modification, justice and access to health care, public health genomics, and climate change. (3)