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Schedule as of June 25, 2017

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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00116010SeminarKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 320

Presents historical background, underlying assumptions, principles and steps for conducting CBPR. Introduces indigenous and decolonizing theories and methodologies of CBPR. Develops perspective on roles of culture, race, gender, and power in academic-community research partnerships.

Sections
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00125239

May 30, 2017 - May 30, 2017
T  1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Domenici Ctr for Health Sci Ed  B116

May 31, 2017 - Jul. 10, 2017
WRFS  8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Domenici Ctr for Health Sci Ed  B116

Open Learning - Seminar
Victoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.eduLorenda    Belone - LJoe@salud.unm.eduTassy    Parker - TaParker@salud.unm.edu2 TO 36
Fees: $ 40

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Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
ST: Environmntl Health&Justice
00126608

Jun. 6, 2017 - Jul. 18, 2017
TR  3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Health Sciences Center Library  428

Open Learning - Topics
Andrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu217

Gives students applied understanding of public health disparities, equity challenges, and assets in the US-Mexico border region. Community based learning via site visit to border region with Web-CT enhanced instruction.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00126659

Jun. 19, 2017 - Jun. 21, 2017
MTW  9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Domenici Ctr for Health Sci Ed  B112

Jun. 22, 2017 - Jun. 22, 2017
R  6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Domenici Ctr for Health Sci Ed  B112

Jun. 23, 2017 - Jun. 23, 2017
F  8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Domenici Ctr for Health Sci Ed  B112

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Lisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu219
Fees: $ 150

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

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00118926SeminarNina  B  Wallerstein - NWallerstein@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00218928SeminarFloyd    Frost - FFrost@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00318929SeminarKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 31
00419412

   

Seminar
Lawrence  M  Leeman - LLeeman@salud.unm.edu1 TO 33
00518930SeminarAlexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu1 TO 34
00818932SeminarAndrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01018934SeminarLily  A  Dow - LIVelarde@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01118935SeminarCelia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01218936Web Enhanced - SeminarLisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01422310

   

Seminar
James  E  Cheek - JCheek@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01522311

   

Seminar
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 33
01624166

   

Seminar
Sue  N  Stone - SStone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 34
02318937SeminarVictoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35

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

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00113286Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjNina  B  Wallerstein - NWallerstein@salud.unm.edu1 TO 33
00213295Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjFloyd    Frost - FFrost@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00313303Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00417496Web Enhanced - Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjLisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 32
00513310Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjAlexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu1 TO 34
00813320Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjAndrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01113326Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjCelia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01216480Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjVictoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01322312

   

Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj
James  E  Cheek - JCheek@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01422313

   

Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35

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

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00113327Practice ExperienceLily  A  Dow - LIVelarde@salud.unm.edu1 TO 64

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

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00113329ThesisNina  B  Wallerstein - NWallerstein@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00213330ThesisFloyd    Frost - FFrost@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00313331ThesisKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00417497ThesisAlexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00513333ThesisVictoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00617498Web Enhanced - ThesisLisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00813336ThesisAndrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01113339ThesisCelia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01222316

   

Thesis
James  E  Cheek - JCheek@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01322317

   

Thesis
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65

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.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00457765

TR  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
 

Lecture
Sue  N  Stone - SStone@salud.unm.edu35
Fees: $ 30
60554460

MWF  9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Sara Raynolds Hall  107

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Robert  S  Olds - ROlds@salud.unm.edu315
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.

Sections
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00255620

TR  9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
 

Lecture
Victor  K  Barbiero - VBarbiero@salud.unm.edu39

Examine and apply social, cultural, and behavioral theories and models that inform and strengthen population health practice. Theories are used to diagnose health and social problems and plan interventions to improve the public's health. Prerequisite: 101 and 102. Restriction: admitted to B.S. in Population Health.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00257766

W  4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
 

Lecture/Practice Experience
Deborah    Helitzer - Helitzer@salud.unm.edu319

Environmental and occupational health and safety; including regulatory processes, compliance, pollution prevention, drinking water, wastewater management, solid/hazardous waste, air quality, food protection, zoonotic and vector-borne disease control, radiation, injury prevention. Prerequisite: 101 and 102.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00156241

TR  12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
 

Web Enhanced - Lecture/Practice Experience
William  F  Athas - WAthas@salud.unm.edu319

This course will introduce basic concepts of health care finance: access, affordability, quality, and portability. Prerequisite: 101 and 102.

Sections
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00156971

T  4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
 

Combined Lecture/Lab
Ronald    Aldrich - raldrich@unm.edu320

Foundational understanding of scientific paradigms, approaches, methods and designs on population health research; definitions of health research problems at population, community, social group, system and service levels; ethical procedures. Prerequisite: 201 and 210 and 221 and 230 and 240 and 241.

Sections
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CANCELLED
002
60038Lecture/Practice Experience Staff 3 Section Full
Fees: $ 30
00360615

TR  2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
 

Lecture/Practice Experience
Andrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu333
Fees: $ 30

Introduces population health data systems in clinical and public health settings including electronic health records, data standards, legal aspects of health information, coding, and reimbursement. Big healthcare data sources will be explored. Prerequisite: 201 and 210 and 221 and 230 and 240 and 241.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00159278

M  4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
 

Lecture/Practice Experience
Maurice  L  Moffett - MMoffett@salud.unm.edu331
Fees: $ 30

Examine policies and interventions regarding population health outcomes. Methods to predict patient risk and engagement. Quality and safety strategies and benchmarks, and information technology for use in population health management decision support. Prerequisite: 201 and 210 and 221 and 230 and 240 and 241.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00159279

T  4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
 

Lecture/Practice Experience
Jami  D  Frost - jdfrost@unm.edu331
Fees: $ 30

Introduces students to core concepts in population-based primary and secondary prevention strategies for population health issues. Students will critically examine evidence-based guidelines used to informed population health interventions. Prerequisite: 310 and 350 and 360.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00160231

W  4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
 

Lecture/Practice Experience
Victoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu331

Describe and apply assessment and planning processes to determine priorities for population health interventions. Provide overview of planning and development of population health interventions from a systems perspective, with attention to evidence-based, theoretical, ethical approaches. Prerequisite: 420.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
CANCELLED
001
60034Lecture/Practice Experience Staff 3 Section Full
CANCELLED
002
60227Web Enhanced - Lecture/Practice Experience Staff 32
00360971

TR  12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
 

Lecture/Practice Experience
Robert  S  Olds - ROlds@salud.unm.edu335

Concepts of public health related to determinants of health; cultural, social and political concepts of disease; disease prevention; health promotion, including individual behavior change and community based intervention; health policy. Restriction: enrolled in M.P.H. degree program.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00248188

R  4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
 

Lecture
Nina  B  Wallerstein - NWallerstein@salud.unm.edu312
Fees: $ 30

Provides an overview of the methods of epidemiologic research. Designed to provide students with the capability of understanding epidemiologic measures of disease occurrence, interpreting the findings of epidemiologic studies and integrating the results of epidemiologic research into public health practice. Prerequisite: STAT 145 with a grade of "B" or better.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00114416

TR  1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
 

Lecture
Kristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu315
Fees: $ 30

This course will examine the history and organization of the U.S. Healthcare System and will focus on the core functions in public health healthcare management. The role and elements of professionalism and ethics will be integrated throughout the course.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00157654

W  9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
 

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Frankie  L  Perry - FGutzmanPerry@salud.unm.edu310
Fees: $ 30

Intensive writing course for public health professionals and graduate students. Course will promote understanding of multiple modes of writing; improves revising and editing strategies; and provides experience in synthesizing and integrating research into literature reviews and articles for public health journals. Offered on a CR/NC basis only. Restriction: enrolled in M.P.H. degree program.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00153998

T  12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
 

Writing
Kristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu19
Fees: $ 10

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.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00159261

   

Seminar
Kristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 39
Fees: $ 20

Social Epidemiology provides students with principles and methods of design, conduct analysis, and interpretation of epidemiologic research using a social epidemiology approach. Prerequisite: 502 with a grade of "B" or better. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00251799

TR  2:00 PM - 3:40 PM
 

Seminar
Alexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu211
Fees: $ 20

Students will learn how to conduct a careful epidemiologic data analysis. The focus of the course is developing the practical and critical thinking skills to conduct an epidemiologic data analysis. This course is required for epidemiology concentration students. Prerequisite: 520 and 539.

Sections
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00140526

MW  1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
 

Lecture
Sue  N  Stone - SStone@salud.unm.edu33
Fees: $ 30

Covers basic statistical methods, including statistical summaries and inference. Methods of summarizing data include graphical displays and numerical summaries. Statistical inference includes hypothesis testing and confidence intervals. Methods for continuous and categorical data are studied. Prerequisite: MATH 121 with a grade of "B" or better.

Sections
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00459264

TR  10:00 AM - 11:50 AM
 

Lecture
Orrin  B  Myers - OMyers@salud.unm.edu312
Fees: $ 30

Provides students with understanding of factors within and outside of health care system. Reviews social policy in addressing coverage of uninsured, improving population health and reducing social inequities. Examination of frameworks and politics of policy programs.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00248208

W  3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
 

Seminar
Lisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu314
Fees: $ 95

Introduces students to the language and theory of program evaluation to undertake their own evaluation design: how to pose evaluation research questions; data collection methodologies available to them; how to make decisions about appropriate data collection methods for different types of evaluation objectives.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00156970

M  10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
 

Seminar
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu316
Fees: $ 30

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Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
ST: Epi for MCH Professional
CANCELLED
002
51555Topics Staff 320
ST: GIS for Public Health
00345833

T  4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
 

Web Enhanced - Topics
William  F  Athas - WAthas@salud.unm.edu31
ST: MCH Ethics and Leadership
00460996

   

Topics
Frankie  L  Perry - FGutzmanPerry@salud.unm.edu320

Analyzes relationships among medicine, public health, and social structure in a comparative international perspective. Examines public health care and systems under differing economic systems and the impacts of managed care in Latin America and Africa.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00259274

F  12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
 

Seminar
Celia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu320
Fees: $ 30

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

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00137295SeminarJames  E  Cheek - JCheek@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00237296SeminarKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00337298SeminarVictoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00437299SeminarAlexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00637301SeminarAndrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00737302SeminarLily  A  Dow - LIVelarde@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00837315SeminarLisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00937316SeminarCelia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01037317SeminarSue  N  Stone - SStone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01137318SeminarFloyd    Frost - FFrost@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01237319SeminarNina  B  Wallerstein - NWallerstein@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01443438

   

Seminar
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01549130

   

Seminar
Robert  L  Rhyne - RRhyne@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01652354

   

Seminar
Lawrence  M  Leeman - LLeeman@salud.unm.edu1 TO 33
01755568

   

Seminar
William  F  Athas - WAthas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35

Introduction and preparation for PH 597 Public Health Integrative Experience. Students will evaluate and define the public health status and needs of a community. Preparation for construction and evaluation of interventions in PH 597. Restriction: enrolled in M.P.H. degree program.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00151638

W  12:10 PM - 1:00 PM
 

Practice Experience
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu13
Fees: $ 10

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

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00137571Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjFloyd    Frost - FFrost@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00214489Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjJames  E  Cheek - JCheek@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00414491Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjCelia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00514492Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjAlexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00614493Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjAndrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00714498Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 32
00814500Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjLily  A  Dow - LIVelarde@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
00914508Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjVictoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01014511Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjNina  B  Wallerstein - NWallerstein@salud.unm.edu1 TO 34
01114513Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjWilliam  H  Wiese - wwiese@unm.edu1 TO 35
01214515Prof Paper/Project/Design ProjLisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01343439

   

Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01549229

   

Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj
Lawrence  M  Leeman - LLeeman@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35

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

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00114547Practice ExperienceLily  A  Dow - LIVelarde@salud.unm.edu1 TO 618

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

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00137572ThesisFloyd    Frost - FFrost@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00214550ThesisJames  E  Cheek - JCheek@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00414551ThesisCelia B    Iriart - CIriart@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00514552ThesisVictoria  C  Sanchez - ViSanchez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00614553ThesisAndrew    Rowland - ARowland@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00714554ThesisKristine    Tollestrup - KTollestrup@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
00814555ThesisLily  A  Dow - LIVelarde@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01014557ThesisNina  B  Wallerstein - NWallerstein@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01129790ThesisAlexis  J  Handal - AJHandal@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01314563ThesisLisa  M  Cacari Stone - LCacari-Stone@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01443440

   

Thesis
Francisco  G  Soto Mas - FSotoMas@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65