HED-208

Chronic and Commun 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 2020

1 Section Offered

HED-208, Section SL1 — CRN #27797
3 Credit Hours — SUNY Learning Network (Online)

Instructor(s)
Anne Flatley

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Scheduled Meeting Times
TypeLocationDate(s)Day / Time
LectureOnline
Jan 21st, 2020 – May 23rd, 2020N/A
Type Lecture
Location Online
Date(s) Jan 21st, 2020 – May 23rd, 2020
Day / Time N/A
***Instructor permission is required to register for SLN sections as of the day before the official class start date. No permission is necessary prior to that date.***