Aug 18, 2019  
2017-2018 Augusta University Catalog 
2017-2018 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FMPC 5024 - Health and Policy Advocacy

The course will engage students in researching key health policy topics and developing advocacy strategies to influence policy in these areas. Students will be engaged in discussions about required readings, literature reviews, and data analysis. Group discussions and small group work will be utilized to complete tasks. Sometimes group members may include full time faculty / staff assigned to certain topics and other times groups may be composed of solely students with a faculty lead. Students will required to conduct extensive literature reviews and acquire latest research findings in topic area of interest, develop and participate in advocacy strategic planning, and develop and scholarly work products (e.g. fact sheets, position white papers, resolutions, etc.) and utilize these as indicated with various advocate groups.

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit

Credit Hours: 5
Other Contact Hours: 60

Repeat Status: No

College Restrictions: Medical College of Georgia Program Restrictions: MD_MEDD-Medicine Level Restrictions: Professional Semester Class Restrictions: Professional Degree Restrictions: Doctor of Medicine

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