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Schedule as of March 23, 2017

Introduction to Population Health provides a population perspective on the multi-level (ecologic) determinants of health, disease and injury; the programs, policies and services that protect and promote health and prevent disease; and the analytic tools used by population health professionals.

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00139816

TR  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Humanities  428

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Robert  S  Olds - ROlds@salud.unm.edu37
Fees: $ 30

Global health is concerned with developing theories and methods to understand the roots of social, economic, political and environmental determinants of health, with a focus on the nature of health inequalities across the world.

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00139817

TR  9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Social Sciences  3030

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Victor  K  Barbiero - VBarbiero@salud.unm.edu3 Section Full
Fees: $ 30

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00142423

R  12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Dane Smith Hall  328

Web Enhanced - Lecture/Practice Experience
Victor  K  Barbiero - VBarbiero@salud.unm.edu310
Fees: $ 30

Introduction to analytic tools and methods used to quantify population health problems. Epidemiologists monitor, quantify and map disease, and critically assess the impact of medical treatments and population health interventions. Prerequisite: 101 and 102.

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00142424

R  4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall  326

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Kristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu316
Fees: $ 30

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00142425

T  4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall  229

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Celia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu316
Fees: $ 30

Applies the public health perspective to environmental and occupational disease. Students will learn to apply the ecologic principles of agent, host and environment to diseases associated with exposures to the physical environment and chemical contaminants. Prerequisite: 501.

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00134115

TR  5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Domenici Ctr for Health Sci Ed  B116

Web Enhanced - Lecture
William  F  Athas - WAthas@salud.unm.edu3 Section Full
Fees: $ 30

Provides an overview of how health care is delivered in the United States. A wide variety of delivery and payment methods are examined. In addition, the U.S. health care delivery systems will be compared to Native American, U.S. Mexican Border, Canadian and Cuban systems. Core option for students admitted any year; required for students year 2000 and later.

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00236328

R  2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Domenici Ctr for Health Sci Ed  B112

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Celia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu35
Fees: $ 30

Teaches students the core public health principles of assessment. Restricted to MPH students only. Restriction: enrolled in M.P.H. degree program.

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00241177

Jan. 16, 2017 - Apr. 3, 2017
M  4:00 PM - 6:40 PM
Health Sciences Center Library  428

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Victoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu23
Fees: $ 20

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SM: PH Seminar
00143103Web Enhanced - SeminarSue  N  Stone - SStone@salud.unm.edu0 TO 117
Fees: $ 10

Provides a good understanding of the principles and methods involved in the design, conduct, analysis and interpretation of epidemiologic research. Prerequisite: 502 with a grade of "B" or better. Restriction: permission of instructor.

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00134114

R  12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Innov Discovery Train Complex  1610

T  1:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Innov Discovery Train Complex  1610

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Alexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu35
Fees: $ 30

Designed for students pursuing an MPH certificate. Provides students with basic epidemiologic background and methods to analyze and interpret disease occurrence in populations. Emphasizes community assessment, surveillance, problem solving, health promotion, and disease prevention.

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00134116Web Enhanced - SeminarKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 317
Fees: $ 20

Learn basic epidemiological principles of infectious diseases. Learn and understand the multiple factors associated with spread of infectious agents within populations and development, application and evaluation of control measures to stop or prevent transmission. Prerequisite: 502.

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00143104

W  1:20 PM - 4:40 PM
School of Medicine Building #2  

Web Enhanced - Lecture
James  E  Cheek - JCheek@salud.unm.edu23
Fees: $ 20

Covers basic models used in the statistical analysis of studies in the medical sciences and public health field, with an emphasis on epidemiology. Linear regression, analysis of variance, logistic regression, and survival models are studied. Prerequisite: 538.

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00242414

TR  9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Bandelier Hall East  105

Lecture
Fares    Qeadan - FQeadan@salud.unm.edu3 Section Full
Fees: $ 30

An exploration of rational health planning methods. Methods will be applied in the development of a health program plan within a social context where public health planning actually occurs. Involves the development of a realistic program plan addressing a health-related problem and writing a proposal for funding.

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00139076

W  5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Health Sciences Center Library  428

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Victoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu35
Fees: $ 30

This course addresses intervention research methods and approaches that are more effective in addressing health and social needs of marginalized populations. Designed to provide an overview to fundamental public health conceptual and methodological considerations.

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00142422

W  10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Domenici Ctr for Health Sci Ed  B114

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu3 Section Full
Fees: $ 30

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ST: PH Seminar II
00142426

T  12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Domenici Ctr for Health Sci Ed  2410

Web Enhanced - Topics
Sue  N  Stone - SStone@salud.unm.edu16
ST: Health Law
00243644

Jan. 13, 2017 - Mar. 10, 2017
 Bratton Hall (Law School)  3406

Open Learning - Topics
Robert  L  Schwartz - schwartz@law.unm.edu32
ST: Cancer Control Disparities
00342427

F  9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Domenici Ctr for Health Sci Ed  B112

Web Enhanced - Topics
Cynthia  K  Blair - CiBlair@salud.unm.edu315
ST: Essentials of PH for MCH
00442428

   

Web Enhanced - Topics
Kristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu36

Students work individually with faculty members on projects with individual supervision.

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00136994

   

Seminar
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 33
00235480SeminarKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 33
00335481SeminarNina  B  Wallerstein - NWallerstein@salud.unm.edu1 TO 34
00435482SeminarAlexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu1 TO 34
00535483SeminarVictoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 33
00635484SeminarAndrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00735485SeminarLisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 34
00835486SeminarLily  A  Dow - LIVelarde@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00935487SeminarCelia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01035488SeminarToby  B  Palley - TPalley@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01135489SeminarWilliam  F  Athas - WAthas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01235899

   

Seminar
Floyd    Frost - FFrost@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01436368

   

Seminar
Lawrence  M  Leeman - LLeeman@salud.unm.edu1 TO 34
01536995

   

Seminar
James  E  Cheek - JCheek@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01637712

   

Seminar
Robert  L  Rhyne - RRhyne@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01737713

   

Seminar
Sally  N  Bachofer - SBachofer@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01839617

   

Seminar
Sue  N  Stone - SStone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35

The professional paper allows the student to engage in analyzing or solving a real public health problem.

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00130771Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjVictoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00330772Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjLisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 32
00430773Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjCelia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00536996

   

Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 34
00630774Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjAndrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu1 TO 34
00730775Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 3 Section Full
00830776Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjLily  A  Dow - LIVelarde@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00930777Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjAlexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu1 TO 33
01030778Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjNina  B  Wallerstein - NWallerstein@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01236997

   

Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj
James  E  Cheek - JCheek@salud.unm.edu1 TO 33
01444194

   

Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj
Sue  N  Stone - SStone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35

One of three options for Culminating Experience. Students will conduct a computer-based systematic review of the epidemiologic and health intervention literature, perform epi data analysis and apply other planning and evaluation techniques to develop a prevention plan for a New Mexico population. Restriction: enrolled in M.P.H. degree program.

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00137430

M  11:00 AM - 12:40 PM
Family Practice Center  165

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu215
Fees: $ 20

Individually arranged field experience to develop and refine professional public health skills. Offered on a CR/NC basis only. Restriction: permission of instructor.

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00130783Practice ExperienceLily  A  Dow - LIVelarde@salud.unm.edu1 TO 612

Offered on a CR/NC basis only. Restriction: permission of instructor.

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00130784ThesisVictoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00236998

   

Thesis
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00330790ThesisAlexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00430785ThesisCelia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00530786ThesisLisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00630787ThesisAndrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00736999

   

Thesis
James  E  Cheek - JCheek@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00830788ThesisLily  A  Dow - LIVelarde@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00935490ThesisKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01030789ThesisNina  B  Wallerstein - NWallerstein@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65