Public Health

Wed, Jul 26, 2017
public health
#harvard chan school of public health

Public Health 101: Introduction to public health Public Health is a broad and evolving discipline. The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Postdoctoral Association is pleased to present an overview of the five core areas of public health (epidemiology, biostatistics, social and behavioral sciences, environmental health, and health policy and management), with an inside peak of special topics from the experts.

Participants will learn how to pose a research question and how to develop a study design (epidemiology and biostatistics), learn about gene-environment interactions (environmental health), safety climate research (social and behavioral sciences), and health financing (health policy and management).

15: Introduction, case, and background of public health

25: Introduction to epidemiology and biostatistics

35: Introduction to environmental health

45: Introduction to social and behavioral sciences

55: Introduction to health policy and management


Candia Tom Aliti- Good foundation for PH practioners

Crystal Grose - Great lecture! Thank you!