Course Catalog » Medicine 170.34A

Subject: Medicine
Course Number: 170.34A
Course Title: Asian American Pacific Islander Health Disparities
Units: 1
School: Medicine
Department: Medicine

Course Description: The primary goal of this elective is to introduce students to the health issues prevalent in the Asian American Pacific Islander communities (API). During the course, students will learn to define the health disparities faced by the API community and acquire a background in topics such as hepatitis B, cardiovascular risks, and pharmacogenomics to provide patient education and improve community outreach.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: None
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Student - Lecture

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

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
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? Yes