UCONJ 540: Global Environmental Change and Human Health

Spring Course
Global Environmental Change and Human Health: The Role of the Health Professional

• Are you concerned that environmental degradation is making the earth less healthy?
• Have you thought about the impact on you, your future patients, and your family?
• Would you like to do something about it as a health professional?

FORMAT: Four lecture/discussion meetings. Credit/Non-credit. Snacks
Tuesdays 5:30 – 6:50 PM – March 29, April 5, May 10, June 7
Field trip to Port Townsend – April 16 & 17
$ 80 fee (includes transportation and lodging)
1 credit option: 4 lectures, one field trip, no paper or test
2 credit option: above plus a problem-based case presentation
PREREQUISITES: Matriculation in a UW health science school; undergrads/others with instructor’s permission.
ADD CODE: Contact: Mark Oberle moberle@uw.edu, Health Services
WEB SITE: http://courses.washington.edu/uconj540/

Flyer UCONJ540 Spring 2011