Legal Basis for Population Health: Part 3 - Expanding Public Health into New Areas


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Course Description:
The third module builds on the old public health to focus on emerging concerns, which public health practitioners need to deal with. Mentioned in the introduction to the course that obesity, youth violence, domestic violence, child abuse and, chronic care in general or chronic illnesses in general are now being viewed as public health issues.

Session 3:

Expanding public health into new areas

(1) Obesity
(2) Child abuse/domestic violence
(3) Genomics