Course: Health Across the Life Span: Frameworks, Contexts, and Measurements

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Topic Activites
1 How Do We Think About "Health"? (Kristin Mmari) Lecture
2 Health Status Measurement (Emily Agree)

Lecture

Exercise 1

3 Measurement and Use of Biomarkers in Population-Based Research (Christopher Seplaki)

Lecture

4 Conceptual Frameworks: Applications to Child and Adult Health (Henry Mosley) Lecture
5 Conceptual Frameworks: Applications to Reproductive Health (Henry Mosley)

Lecture

Exercise 2

Assignment 1

6 Exploring Inequalities (Kristin Mmari) Lecture
7 Multiple Determinants of Health: Race, Racism, and Health (Henry Mosley) Lecture
8 Multiple Determinants of Health: Sex and Gender (Henry Mosley) Lecture
9 Life Span Concepts: Demographic Transition and the Theory of Technophysio Evolution (Henry Mosley) Lecture
10 Life Span Concepts: Developmental Origins of Adult Disease (Henry Mosley)

Lecture

Exercise 3

Assignment 2

11 Linking Behaviors with Health and Disease (Kristin Mmari) Lecture
12 Behavior Change Theories (Kristin Mmari) Lecture
13 Culture, Health, and Behavior (Kristin Mmari)

Lecture

Exercise 4

Assignment 3