Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

POPLHLTH 726 - Health Protection

15 Points

Semester 2


Current issues will be used to illustrate principles of health protection as an element of public health at local and national levels. The main inter-related topic areas within health protection: communicable disease control and surveillance; non-communicable disease control; food safety; alcohol and smokefree; and water quality will be discussed, along with identification of health hazards, development of prevention strategies, and field implementation methods.

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