Stephen Hodgins, MD, MSc, DrPH

Assoc Prof, School of Public Health

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

SPH 542 - Problem-Solving in Global Health Practice

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This course will help students acquire and build conceptual tools and approaches to equip them for effective global health practice in low-income countries. It will draw on case material from diverse program experience, particularly in maternal-child heath. Note: Credit may not be obtained for both PHS 542 and SPH 542.

LECTURE B1 (66458) Download syllabus
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
H 13:00 - 15:50 (ECHA 1-436)


SPH 535B - Using and Creating Evidence in Public Health Practice

★ 3 (fi 12)(VAR, 6-0-0)

An overview of the nature and sources of evidence that communities, governments, and academics use to make decisions affecting public health. Includes the matching research and evaluation questions to appropriate research designs and data, nature and limitations of qualitative and quantitative evidence, measurement concepts, analytic strategies, ethical considerations, quality appraisal and evidence synthesis, effective strategies for presenting data and communicating evidence to inform public health practice. Corequisite: SPH 530, 541, 536 or consent of instructor.

LECTURE 800 (62734) Download syllabus