One Health Course Spring 2015

ENV H 490C/590E: One Health: Human and Animal Health in a Changing Environment
3 credits, Prerequisite: BIOL 180 or equivalent

One Health is a systems concept connecting human, animal, and environmental health. Through a case based approach, the course will explore applications of this concept including emerging zoonotic infectious diseases, animals as sentinels of environmental hazards, health aspects of the human-animal bond, and the comparison of spontaneous diseases between humans and animals.