Global Health and Development
Examines contemporary and historical pandemics in terms of their social and cultural impact, political-economic facets, and implications for health and healthcare. Topics include the social ramifications of states of emergency; the ethical implications of vaccines and other healthcare measures; religious, activist and NGO responses.
Not taught in 2023
HLTHSOC 202: 15 points
HLTHSOC 100, or 15 points at Stage I in Anthropology, Gender Studies, Politics and International Relations or Sociology, or 15 points in Global Studies
DEVELOP 716, HLTHSOC 302