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Medicine 5045 Social and Population Health
Students develop their knowledge and understanding of the principles of primary health care and the Canadian health care system; public health; cultural/social/economic aspects of health and illness; history of disease; health promotion and disease prevention for individuals, communities, and populations; workplace health and safety; and research methods and critical appraisal, epidemiology, and statistics. Particular foci will include the determinants of health, health-related risk factors, interprofessional roles, and the impact of health policy on health.