HED-208

Chronic and Communicable Disease

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop a basic understanding of the nature and cause of human diseases, disabilities and death, and the educational interventions to prevent or control them. An epidemiologic approach will be used to study selected diseases/conditions. Common infectious diseases (influenza, pneumonia, HIV, STD's, hepatitis, meningitis, salmonella, childhood diseases), and chronic or lifestyle diseases (heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes mellitus, chronic kidney disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, arthritis, osteoporosis) will be explored. The current United States strategic plan for improving the nation's health will be reviewed and discussed in conjunction with the diseases/disorders presented. Three class hours.

Prerequisites

HED 108 or HED 110 or HED 130.

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HED-208 Sections for Spring 2022

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1 Section Offered

HED-208, Section SL1

CRN #27797
SUNY Learning Network (Online)

Instructor(s)

Anne Flatley

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26

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Scheduled Meeting Times

TypeLocationDate(s)Day / Time
LectureOnline
Mar 14th, 2022 – May 26th, 2022N/A
Type Lecture
Location Online
Date(s) Mar 14th, 2022 – May 26th, 2022
Day / Time N/A
***Instructor permission is required to register for SLN (online) sections as of one day before the official class start date. Please contact the instructor directly. No permission is necessary prior to that date.***