The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

HPRS 4305 Public Health Concepts

This course is designed to provide an introduction to public health concepts which include: history, border health issues, function and context of public health, community health, health systems, improving the health of communities through research, prevention, disease detection, and healthy lifestyle promotion.



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Grading Basis

Standard Letter (A-F)

Administrative Unit

Dept of Health & Biomedical Sc