|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Medicine & Dentistry|
Pharmaceutical Public Health is a developing specialty which seeks to influence pharmaceutical health determinants on a population basis, rather than having a focus on the individual patient. This is an introductory subject that introduces the main concepts and philosophies of pharmaceutical public health. It will introduce the student to the roles of public health, health determinants and the role of pharmacy within current public health systems. It will also discuss the priorities for pharmaceutial public health, how public health may be improved through pharmacy and how pharmaceutical public health services can be implemented.
|External, Study Period 1|
|Census Date 28-Mar-2019|
|Coordinator:||Mr David Herron|
|Method of Delivery:||WWW - LearnJCUandPrinted materials|
|Assessment:||quizzes and tests (20%); assignment 1 (30%); assignment 2 (50%).|
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