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EPRM 6019 Public Health Emergency Preparedness (Fall and Spring)



Course Description:

This course explores the roles, responsibilities, and perspectives of public health in times of natural disasters, terrorism, and public health emergencies. The student is taught how emergency preparedness principles can be applied to public health preparedness. The course covers the role of public health in disasters and terrorism. It discusses how emergency preparedness is applied to public health emergencies and complex humanitarian emergencies.