Fall 2023 Health Policy and Management P6503 section 001

Introduction to Health Economics


Call Number 16137
Day & Time
W 1:00pm-3:50pm
To be announced
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Lawrence Bartlett
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description Health economics provides theories and tools for understanding, predicting, and changing human behavior. Understanding and changing the behavior of firms and individuals, designing health policies, and managing firms and organizations concerned with delivering health care and improving health, requires a solid foundation in health economics. In this course, students will learn the concepts in health economics most relevant and important to public health professionals and how these economic concepts can be applied to improving health care and the public health systems. Students will identify the basic concepts of health economics for the purposes of solving problems using these concepts, and apply these concepts in new contexts within public health.
Web Site Vergil
Department Health Policy & Management
Enrollment 117 students (130 max) as of 11:46PM Thursday, July 18, 2024
Subject Health Policy and Management
Number P6503
Section 001
Division School of Public Health
Open To Public Health
Section key 20233HPMN6503P001