Philosophy to the Practical Integration of Human, Animal and Environmental Health - Spring Semester 2013
UNC (700-level course: # being finalized) - Cross listed at Duke and NCSU. Credits: 2 and 3 credit hrs. Tuesdays 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
The graduate level One Health seminar addresses the intersections of human, animal and environmental health. This weekly discussion series is designed to facilitate the understanding of health as an inexorably linked system requiring multidisciplinary collaborative efforts. Learning objectives include 1) describing how different disciplines contribute to the practice of One Health and 2) using one health models to explain global health interventions. The One Health discussion series is open to the public and brings together established public health professionals, physicians, veterinarians, environmental researchers and other local / global health professionals on current research and updates in the interconnectedness of people, animals and the environment. This graduate level seminar is also available for credit to senior level undergraduates.
Credits: 2 or 3 credit hours. In addition to regular course work, three credit students will be required to attend a weekly one hour Wednesday morning, (8:45am - 9:45am) discussion session on UNC campus.