PRVM 845. Cultural Competency in Public Health. 3 Hours.

This course provides students with a broad range of contemporary research and writtings in the area of cultural competence in public health as it relates to health disparities and health interventions. Specific attention will be paid to examining self-awareness, developing cross-cultural competence, and identifying and utilizing culturally appropriate strategies in health promotion and prevention. Students emerge from this course with an understanding of how culture operates as a critical variable in health behaviors, planning health promotion and disease prevention strategies, and in addressing health disparities. LEC.

Master of Science in Health Informatics

http://catalog.ku.edu/nursing/ms-health-informatics/

...Epidemiology 3 PRVM 818 Social and Behavioral Aspects of Public Health 3 PRVM 845 Cultural...

Doctor of Philosophy in Rehabilitation Science

http://catalog.ku.edu/health-professions/physical-therapy-rehabilitation-science/phd/

...to Clinical Research 1 PRVM 853 Responsible Conduct...Microscopy Techniques 3 ANAT 845 Graduate Histology 3...

Master of Public Health

http://catalog.ku.edu/medicine/preventive-medicine-public-health/mph/

...the following courses: PRVM 835 Evaluation Methods in Public Health 3 PRVM 845 Cultural Competency...