This would be a terrific 400-level supporting course for NUTR majors.
Nursing Special Topics Course Offering – Spring 2020
NURS 497 (#20329)– Health Disparities (3 credits)
This course will explore contemporary health disparities in the United States. Students will be introduced to health outcomes that vary by sexual orientation, gender, race, and other social determinants of health. We will learn about frameworks that have been used to explain disparate health outcomes and healthcare and discuss how scientific data can serve as an impetus to improve well-being for everyone.
This class will meet on Mondays from 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM in 271 Willard Building and will be taught by Britney Wardecker, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the College of Nursing.
There are no prerequisites, and the course is open to all University Park students.