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INHM 6008 Women and Health: A Global Perspective (Spring)


Dr. Murthi

Credits: 3

Course Description:

The social and health problems of women in developing countries are covered with a particular focus on human rights and its link to women’s health. Topics include reproductive, infectious, chronic diseases, and neoplastic diseases and other women’s health challenges specific to developing areas of the world, stressing the social, political, and economic aspects of health status will be discussed as well.