Course Catalog » Clinical Pharmacy 151.03

Subject: Clinical Pharmacy
Course Number: 151.03
Course Title: Policymaking and Political Advocacy
Units: 2
School: Pharmacy
Department: Clinical Pharmacy

Course Description: This course is an introduction to the policymaking process and the political advocacy used for policy change. Students will examine the process by which scientific research and the experience and knowledge of health care practitioners is used to change public health policy, and how that process aids legislative and regulatory debates by providing relevant information. The objective is to give students an understanding of the policy advocacy process to enable them to become policy activists.
Prerequisites: None.
Restrictions: None.
Activities: Lecture

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

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter
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