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377-0666-00L  Public Health is Everywhere

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersF. Gille, C. Brall, N. Künzli
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


AbstractThis series of lectures and discussions introduces prime and controversial topics of public health sciences.
ObjectiveStudents will be able to reflect on current challenges of public health and discuss them in the light of evidence and methods of public health sciences.
ContentEach week, an expert talk (30 min) is followed by a moderated discussion. Presented topics include clean air, dementia, cancer surveillance, public health and tobacco law, genetics, and other socially relevant health topics. Participating twice as a panel is required to complete the course. E