GLHLTH 731K Intro to One Health Approach
This 2-credit course is an introduction to the One Health approach of cross- disciplinary problem solving. Students will be introduced to the disciplines of infectious disease prevention and control through partnerships between human health, animal health, and environmental health. Through the cross-disciplinary One Health approach, professionals are tackling public health’s most difficult problems such as epidemics of zoonotic diseases and international food safety. The course will introduce students to infectious disease surveillance, diagnostic tools, outbreak investigations, vaccine trials, public health interventions, biodefense, emerging infectious diseases, and analytical approaches pertaining to infectious disease prevention and control.