Course Catalog » Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences 170.06

Subject: Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
Course Number: 170.06
Course Title: Disparities in African American Health
Units: 1
School: Medicine
Department: Obstetrics, Gynecology And Reproductive Science

Course Description: This course will address health disparities present within the African American community. Focus will be on illnesses that disproportionately affect Blacks as well as the social conditions that impact disease acquisition. The role of the medical community and individual health care providers as advocates for social change will also be discussed.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: UCSF students only. Elective will be available to all UCSF health professional schools.
Activities: Lecture

Instructor of Record: A. Jackson
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No