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Public Health
Graduate Program Manager: Darcie K.G.Warren, darcie@uwm.edu, Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health, 1240 N. 10th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53205.
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PH-101: Introduction to Public Health (3 units; U )

Introduction to history, science and philosophy of Public Health including scientific research, policy development and health education.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50155 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Ahrenhoerster, Lori LAP N101 PDF
Audit never allowed.
    3 LEC 202 51141 - 09/02-12/11 Bokowy, Lori ONLINE WEB  
Add'l special course fee of $200.00 will be charged for this LEC in addition to regular UWM tuition. Conducted completely online. Internet/computer access req'd.
Audit never allowed.

PH-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 FLD 101 53743 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

PH-699: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Independent study on a topic not available as a regular course.

Notes:
Prereq: cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 33202 - 09/02-12/11 Livermore Auer, Paul TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 002 33203 - 09/02-12/11 Bartholomew, Karla TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 003 33204 - 09/02-12/11 Cho, Young TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 004 33205 - 09/02-12/11 Do, Diem Phuong TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 005 33206 - 09/02-12/11 Etzel, Ruth TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 006 33207 - 09/02-12/11 Florsheim, Paul TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 007 33208 - 09/02-12/11 Harley, Amy TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 008 33209 - 09/02-12/11 Huang, Chiang-Ching TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 009 33210 - 09/02-12/11 Kalkbrenner, Amy TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 010 33211 - 09/02-12/11 Laestadius, Linnea TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 011 33212 - 09/02-12/11 Laiosa, Michael TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 012 33213 - 09/02-12/11 Loyd, Jenna TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 013 33214 - 09/02-12/11 Ma, Hongbo TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 014 33215 - 09/02-12/11 Malcoe, Lorraine Halinka TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 015 33216 - 09/02-12/11 Miller, Todd TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 016 33217 - 09/02-12/11 Ngui, Emmanuel TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 017 33218 - 09/02-12/11 Peck, Magda TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 018 53027 - 09/02-12/11 Simanek, Amanda TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 019 53028 - 09/02-12/11 Svoboda, Kurt TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 020 53029 - 09/02-12/11 Tonellato, Peter TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 021 53030 - 09/02-12/11 Velie, Ellen TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 022 53031 - 09/02-12/11 Walker, Renee TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 023 53032 - 09/02-12/11 Wang, Xuexia TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 024 53033 - 09/02-12/11 Weinhardt, Lance TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 025 53034 - 09/02-12/11 Yan, Fang TBA  
Audit never allowed.

PH-701: Public Health Principles and Practice (3 units; G )

Examination of fundamental principles designed to improve the health of the public, public health theories, domains, and practices.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50172 2:00 PM-4:40 PM W 09/02-12/11 Walker, Renee ZSPH 190  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.
Consent required to audit.

PH-702: Introduction to Biostatistics (3 units; G )

Development and application of statistical reasoning and methods in addressing, analyzing and solving problems in public health.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Math 116 with B or better, or equivalent, or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50159 5:00 PM-7:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Wang, Xuexia ZSPH 240  
Class section includes statistical computing assignments that require SAS. Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.
Consent required to audit.

PH-704: Principles and Methods of Epidemiology (3 units; G )

Introduction of the quantitative study of patterns and determinants of health in human populations, including problem conceptualization, study design, measurement, causal inference, estimation accuracy, and threats and solutions to validity.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; PH 702(C) or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53036 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/02-12/11 Simanek, Amanda ZSPH 110  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.
Consent required to audit.

PH-706: Perspectives on Community & Behavioral Health (3 units; G )

Philosophical underpinnings, conceptual frameworks, and strategies for the application of behavioral and social science concepts to the goals of public health.Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53037 1:00 PM-3:40 PM R 09/02-12/11 Gass, Eric ZSPH 190  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.
Consent required to audit.

PH-712: Probability and Statistical Inference (3 units; G )

Introductory graduate-level course that provides students with a mathematical treatment and understanding of key concepts in probability and distribution theory and statistical inference, and their applications in public health.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Math 231 (P) & 232 (P) or equivalent, or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53737 9:00 AM-10:15 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Livermore Auer, Paul ZSPH 227  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.
Consent required to audit.

PH-727: Program Planning & Implementation in Public Health (3 units; G )

Systematic approach to planning and implementing public health programs, examining program monitoring, methods of impact assessment, and measuring efficiency.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50212 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 09/02-12/11 Yan, Fang ZSPH 110  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.
Consent required to audit.

PH-729: Survey Research Methods in Public Health (3 units; G )

The application of survey methods with emphases on sampling, survey design and planning, and data collection procedures.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51397 2:00 PM-4:40 PM M 09/02-12/11 Cho, Young ZSPH 190  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.
Consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.

PH-740: Special Topics in Public Health: (3 units; G )

Topics of current interest in public health.

Notes:
May be repeated w/ chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Structures of Inequality and Population Health
    3 LEC 002 51167 2:00 PM-4:40 PM W 09/02-12/11 Loyd, Jenna ZSPH 110  
            W   Malcoe, Lorraine Halinka    
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building.

PH-743: Environmental Risk Assessment (3 units; G )

Risk assessment practices from an environmental health perspective, complexities and challenges of regulation, management, and mitigation of risks for both human and ecosystem health.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; PH 702(P) & PH 703 (P) or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53951 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Ma, Hongbo ZSPH 223  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.

PH-745: Developmental Toxicology (3 units; G )

An introduction to the field of developmental toxicology and how environmental contaminants influence vertebrate development, including humans.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50215 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Svoboda, Kurt ZSPH 227  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.
Consent required to audit.

PH-750: Seminar in Environmental Health Sciences (1 - 3 units; G )

Survey of an area in environmental health. Specific credits and add'l prereqs announced in Schedule of Classes each time course offered. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 SEM 001 50213 1:00 PM-1:50 PM M 09/02-12/11 Svoboda, Kurt ZSPH 227  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.
Consent required to audit.

PH-752: Public Health and Mental Health (3 units; G )

Understanding mental health and mental illness from a public health perspective; designed for an interdisciplinary audience of students, researchers and practitioners.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 53694 - 09/02-10/25 Florsheim, Paul ONLINE WEB  
Add'l special course fee of $200.00 will be charged for this LEC in addition to regular UWM tuition. Conducted completely online. Internet/computer access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

PH-790: Field Experience in Public Health (1 - 6 units; G )

Apply skills learned in the classroom to real world public health problems in a mentored field placement, engaging both faculty and site preceptors.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; PH 701(P), PH 702(P), PH 703(P), PH 704(P), PH 705(P), PH 706(P), and PH 707(P) or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 51936 - 09/02-12/11 Papke, Mary TBA  
MPH students who meet requirements to enroll in PH 790 should submit the Field Experience Application form to schedule a section with their Faculty Mentor.

PH-800: Capstone in Public Health (2 units; G )

Application of acquired public health knowledge, experience and competencies in developing a public health project that demonstrates readiness for professional practice.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; PH 790(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 SEM 001 53038 5:00 PM-6:40 PM R 09/02-12/11 Florsheim, Paul ZSPH 227  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.

PH-801: Seminar in Public Health Research (3 units; G )

Immersion in interdisciplinary collaborative approaches to public health research.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; 1 course in stats/biostats and 1 course in research methods; or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 50194 12:00 PM-2:40 PM R 09/02-12/11 Weinhardt, Lance ZSPH 223  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.

PH-820: Maternal and Child Health Foundations, Policy and Practice (3 units; G )

The foundations of MCH, historical context, financing, challenges, and opportunities in advancing MCH at state, national and international level including the integration of men.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; PH 702(P), 704(P) or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51396 2:00 PM-4:40 PM W 09/02-12/11 Ngui, Emmanuel ZSPH 227  
Class located in downtown Zilber School of Public Health building at 1240 N. 10th St.
Consent required to audit.

PH-990: Research and Dissertation (1 - 8 units; G )

Original research in any public health discipline

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 8 IND 001 33219 - 09/02-12/11 Livermore Auer, Paul TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 002 33220 - 09/02-12/11 Bartholomew, Karla TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 003 33221 - 09/02-12/11 Cho, Young TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 004 33222 - 09/02-12/11 Do, Diem Phuong TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 005 33223 - 09/02-12/11 Etzel, Ruth TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 006 33224 - 09/02-12/11 Florsheim, Paul TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 007 33225 - 09/02-12/11 Harley, Amy TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 008 33226 - 09/02-12/11 Huang, Chiang-Ching TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 009 33227 - 09/02-12/11 Kalkbrenner, Amy TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 010 33228 - 09/02-12/11 Laestadius, Linnea TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 011 33229 - 09/02-12/11 Laiosa, Michael TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 012 33230 - 09/02-12/11 Loyd, Jenna TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 013 33231 - 09/02-12/11 Ma, Hongbo TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 014 33232 - 09/02-12/11 Malcoe, Lorraine Halinka TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 015 33233 - 09/02-12/11 Miller, Todd TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 016 33234 - 09/02-12/11 Ngui, Emmanuel TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 017 33235 - 09/02-12/11 Peck, Magda TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 018 53011 - 09/02-12/11 Simanek, Amanda TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 019 53012 - 09/02-12/11 Svoboda, Kurt TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 020 53013 - 09/02-12/11 Tonellato, Peter TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 021 53014 - 09/02-12/11 Velie, Ellen TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 022 53015 - 09/02-12/11 Walker, Renee TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 023 53016 - 09/02-12/11 Wang, Xuexia TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 024 53017 - 09/02-12/11 Weinhardt, Lance TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 8 IND 025 53018 - 09/02-12/11 Yan, Fang TBA  
Audit never allowed.

PH-999: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; G )

Independent study on a topic not available as a regular course, directed by a member of the graduate faculty.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 33236 - 09/02-12/11 Livermore Auer, Paul TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 002 33237 - 09/02-12/11 Bartholomew, Karla TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 003 33238 - 09/02-12/11 Cho, Young TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 004 33239 - 09/02-12/11 Do, Diem Phuong TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 005 33240 - 09/02-12/11 Etzel, Ruth TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 006 33241 - 09/02-12/11 Florsheim, Paul TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 007 33242 - 09/02-12/11 Harley, Amy TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 008 33243 - 09/02-12/11 Huang, Chiang-Ching TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 009 33244 - 09/02-12/11 Kalkbrenner, Amy TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 010 33245 - 09/02-12/11 Laestadius, Linnea TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 011 33246 - 09/02-12/11 Laiosa, Michael TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 012 33247 - 09/02-12/11 Loyd, Jenna TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 013 33248 - 09/02-12/11 Ma, Hongbo TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 014 33249 - 09/02-12/11 Malcoe, Lorraine Halinka TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 015 33250 - 09/02-12/11 Miller, Todd TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 016 33251 - 09/02-12/11 Ngui, Emmanuel TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 017 33252 - 09/02-12/11 Peck, Magda TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 018 53019 - 09/02-12/11 Simanek, Amanda TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 019 53020 - 09/02-12/11 Svoboda, Kurt TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 020 53021 - 09/02-12/11 Tonellato, Peter TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 021 53022 - 09/02-12/11 Velie, Ellen TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 022 53023 - 09/02-12/11 Walker, Renee TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 023 53024 - 09/02-12/11 Wang, Xuexia TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 024 53025 - 09/02-12/11 Weinhardt, Lance TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 025 53026 - 09/02-12/11 Yan, Fang TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 026 54410 - 09/02-12/11 Papke, Mary TBA  
Audit never allowed.