Genomics in Public Health
SAR HS 320
This course is focused on studying the impact of the genetics and genomics, and their relationships with behavior, psychosocial factors, and environment on population health and diseases during the post-Human Genome Project era. Concepts and methods in molecular biology, immunology, and epidemiology will also be further discussed. The class will examine the effects of the advancement of high-throughput innovations in scientific discoveries on public health policies. Critical analysis of primary research articles, in-class discussion, and team projects will be fundamental mode of class instruction. Prior knowledge of epidemiology and genetics is highly recommended. 2nd semester, 4 credits.
FALL 2014 Schedule
|A1||Chan||SAR 102||TR 9:30 am-11:00 am||Health Science
SPRG 2015 Schedule
|A1||O'Keefe||SAR 102||TR 9:30 am-11:00 am||Prereq: HS300