Course Catalog » Epidemiology 247

Subject: Epidemiology
Course Number: 247
Course Title: System-centered implementation and dissemination strategies
Units: 1.5
School: Graduate Division
Department: Clinical Research Program

Course Description: This course surveys translational tools at the health care system level to promote the adoption of evidence-based medicine by the public and providers through mechanisms that influence health care delivery systems. Strategies for change are presented in the context of sociological theories of organizational behavior and policy implementation. Focus is on translational tools that can be used by stakeholders outside health care organizations to promote adoption of innovations within organizations.
Prerequisites: Epidemiology 202. Exceptions may be made with the consent of the course director, space permitting.
Restrictions: Intended for students enrolled in ATCR or MAS programs. Space permitting, individuals not in ATCR or MAS may take this course. Special fees apply. Auditing is not permitted.
Activities: Lecture

Instructor of Record: L. Schmidt
Additional Instructor(s): J. Kahn
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade, P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
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