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Communicable-Chronic Diseases – PHE 363

Course Code Credit Terms Offered Instructors Course Delivery

PHE 363

4

Summer

Claire Wheeler

On Campus

Course Information

Reviews etiology, epidemiology, and approaches to prevention of infectious and chronic diseases. Aspects of risk factors, transmission, pathogenesis, immunology, case management, and control programs are discussed. Basic human physiological processes are reviewed.

Recommended prerequisites: Bi 301, 302, PHE 250.

Level: Undergraduate