Professor:Jonathan TodresClass Times: TR, 10:30 am - 11:45 am Syllabus: n/a | Location: Room 230 Course Management Site: n/a Connect:Class Roll
This course provides an introduction to legal issues in public health practice. It addresses the legal authorities for intervention in public health practice, and surveys a variety of federal, state, and local laws and policies affecting public health. Law's role in preventing disease, injury, and disability is explored through particular topic areas such as reproductive health, environmental hazards, workable health, sexually transmitted diseases, tobacco-related illness, vaccine-preventable diseases, and injury control.
Georgia State University College of Law
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