PHP 985A (M2) - Special Topics in Policy and Management

SpcTop/Principles Toxicology

Manchester   Health & Human Services :: Public Health
Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Summer Session I (05/18/2020 - 06/19/2020)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 70877
Study of a special topic in Public Health Policy and Management. Prereq: permission.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 3 credits.
Instructors: Rosemary Caron

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/18/2020 6/19/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

This course reviews broad toxicological principles and their application to current public health issues. In general, the course will provide a mechanistic basis for how substances initiate toxicity, the major environmental determinants of risk, and the risk assessment framework. Examples of toxicants to be examined include the following: drugs, pesticides, food additives and contaminants, environmental pollutants, natural and household products.