Evolutionary Medicine

CAS AN 555

  • Scientific Inquiry II
  • Oral and/or Signed Communication
  • Teamwork/Collaboration

Why do we get sick? Evolutionary medicine seeks to answer this question by applying modern evolutionary theory to understanding health and disease among contemporary human populations. Topics include chronic and infectious disease, mental illness, allergies, autoimmunity, and drug addiction. Effective Fall 2020, this course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Oral and/or Signed Communication, Scientific Inquiry II, Teamwork/Collaboration.

SPRG 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Durgavich CGS F 11:15 am-2:00 pm WebReg Restricted

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