May 30, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

PBH 582 International Health and Human Rights


This course explores the relationship between contemporary political, socioeconomic, cultural, environmental, and demographic conditions and their impact on health and human rights from an international perspective. A major focus of the course is the evolution of health-care delivery systems and governmental and non-governmental responses to health and human rights challenges. Other topics include structural adjustment, population dynamics, child survival policies, water and sanitation, HIV/AIDS, appropriate technologies, international organizations, traditional healing, pharmaceutical policy, and human resource development.