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CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN GLOBAL HEALTH

Global Health has grown rapidly in the past few decades. Experts in this field have been exploring existed health related problems in the world and several social factors (like poverty, education, governance, culture and environment) which might result in these problems and have been trying to come up with some ideas/strategies to solve these problems. This course is designed to provide students with a basic understanding of what problems regarding global health are faced by people currently and what strategies can be used to resolve these problems. Many critical issues will be discussed in this course, including global food and drug issues, global health system, infectious diseases, HIV/AIDS, vaccination, antimicrobial resistance, non-Infectious disease, cancer, rare disease and orphan drug, mental health, vulnerable population (children, elderly, pregnancy, disability, youth, low-income, rural…), medical research and health technology.

Course Goal
A. Develop humanistic literacy
B. Acquire interdisciplinary knowledge
C. Respond to social change and obtain new knowledge
D. Become active and engaged citizens
E. Contribute to the welfare of humankind
Course Principle Literacy and Competence
[Competence]
  • To use language skills
  • To think critically
  • To cross disciplinary boundaries
  • To adapt to social change
  • To practice
  • To innovate and lead
  • Courses of Recent Years
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    0108/1 A92B900 [GE2564]CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN GLOBAL HEALTH 2.0 Y Hsu, Chih-Sheng
    0107/1 A92B900 [GE2564]CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN GLOBAL HEALTH 2.0 Y Hsu, Chih-Sheng
    0107/2 A92B900 [GE2564]CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN GLOBAL HEALTH 2.0 N Hsu, Chih-Sheng
    0106/1 A92B900 [GE2564]CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN GLOBAL HEALTH 2.0 Y Hsu, Chih-Sheng
    0106/2 A92B900 [GE2564]CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN GLOBAL HEALTH 2.0 Y Hsu, Chih-Sheng
    0105/1 A92B900 [GE2564]CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN GLOBAL HEALTH 2.0 Y Hsu, Chih-Sheng
    0105/2 A92B900 [GE2564]CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN GLOBAL HEALTH 2.0 Y Hsu, Chih-Sheng
    0104/1 A92B900 [GE2564]CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN GLOBAL HEALTH 2.0 Y Hsu, Chih-Sheng
    0104/2 A92B900 [GE2564]CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN GLOBAL HEALTH 2.0 Y Hsu, Chih-Sheng