Autumn Courses: Sexually Transmitted Infections; Maternal & Child Health

UW Epidemiology is excited to offer the following undergraduate courses for Autumn 2017.

EPI 220 – Sexually Transmitted Infections: Causes & Consequences

Who gets STIs and why? How do you prevent and treat STIs? What new STIs have recently emerged? In this course, you will:

• Identify populations at risk for STIs

• Gain familiarity with infectious disease epidemiology

• Outline risk factors for STI & HIV infection

• Evaluate STI prevention interventions

No prerequisites. All majors are encouraged to enroll. This is a great course for students preparing for careers in a health related field. A basic understanding of biology is required. Areas of Knowledge: I&S, NW, & QSR.

SLN: 14900; 5 credits; Lecture meets: T/Th 3:00–4:20 p.m.; Quiz meets: F 11:30–12:20 p.m. or F 12:30-1:20 p.m.; Instructor: Lisa Manhart

Additional details about the course are provided on the attached flyer or can be found epcourse.

EPI 221 – Maternal & Child Health – A Population Health Approach

This course will provide an overview of:

• Indicators and contemporary issues in maternal and child health

• Determinants of pregnancy complications and poor child health outcomes

• Life course approach to maternal and child health

No prerequisites. All majors are encouraged to enroll. This is a great course for students preparing for careers in a health related field. Areas of Knowledge: NW.

SLN: 14904; 5 credits; Lecture meets MW 1:00-2:20 p.m.; Quiz meets F 12:30-1:20 p.m.; Instructor: Daniel Enquobahrie

Additional details about the course are provided on the attached flyer or can be found epcourse.

EPI220_FINAL2017.pdf

EPI221_FINAL2017.pdf

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