Course Catalog » Family & Community Medicine 170.10A

Subject: Family & Community Medicine
Course Number: 170.10A
Course Title: Houselessness and Health Inequities
Units: 1
School: Medicine
Department: Family And Community Medicine

Course Description: A survey course covering the broad spectrum of living issues (health care, drug addiction, HIV, shelter life, etc.) confronting the homeless population of San Francisco. The course will consist of work at a Homeless Shelter, with half the time in group discussion/seminar and half the time doing clinical work with patients at a shelter.
Prerequisites: N/A
Restrictions: N/A
Activities: Seminar, Clinical Experience/Patient Contact

Instructor of Record: M. Vener
Additional Instructor(s): J. Tulsky, W. Shore, D. Wlodarczyk
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? No
Repeat course for credit? Yes