PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS IN DISEASE
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
31790
Career
Graduate
Dates
1/19/2021 - 5/1/2021
Units
2 units
Grading
Grad Letter Grade
Description
This course focuses on psychosocial and behavioral factors that influence the development and course of physical disease. Some of these factors can be modified, so identification can lead to improved health. This course is directed towards students who want to learn about the most common psychosocial factors implicated in disease, how they are measured, psychometric issues, and how to incorporate them into studies of disease and physical health. Students will also learn how to analyze and evaluate the strengths and limitations of studies that include psychosocial factors.
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: EPIDEM 2110; PROG: Graduate Sch of Public Health
Class Notes
The planned operational modality for this class is REMOTE. For more information please visit http://www.provost.pitt.edu/students/student-success-flexpitt/flex-pitt-guarded-risk-posture-all-students-remote/
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Natacha De Genna
Meets
Tu 11:05AM - 12:55PM
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 05/01/2021
Room
WEB Based Class
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Closed
Seats Taken
12
Seats Open
0
Class Capacity
12
Unrestricted Seats
0
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
0