Introduction to the characteristics, causes, and effects of health disparities in the United States with emphasis in health care delivery, health status and public health services. Provides students with a foundation to develop the knowledge, attitudes, and skills to become culturally competent public health professionals. Explores how health education and promotion is shaped by the cultural, social and economic contexts in which individuals function.
Chopak-Foss, Joanne, "PUBH 3138 - Multicultural Factors & Social Determinants of Health" (2017). Public Health Syllabi. 186.