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6780 - Community Engagement II - Lecture Results
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Disease PreventionClass of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Interventions at the Population & Individual Level1A core principle of community health is that interventions should focus attention on the prevention of disease rather than the treatment of outcomes. Remarkable control of many infectious diseases has been achieved in Canada, particularly through the use of vaccines; with others such as HIV/AIDS, success has been limited. Screening and risk factor reduction strategies have been applied to the control of chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease and cancer. This session will examine the basic concepts and principles of disease prevention.
Health PromotionClass of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Interventions at the Population & Individual Level0.5Aim: Prevention and health promotion initiatives at the individual level must be supported at the community level through programs and services, resources and healthy public policy. This session will review the basic elements of health promotion, and its contribution to maintaining and improving health. The relevance of health promotion in clinical practice will be discussed.
Health Status; Indicators and Vital StatisticsClass of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Assessing Health2Session 2: Mrs. Elizabeth WrightAim: Understanding the health status of a population or community is fundamental to the development and delivery of health services. Measures of health are essential tools for:•planning appropriately targeted programs •allocating of resources•evaluating the effectiveness of services. A physician who knows the health status of the community is better able to plan, deliver and assess the usefulness of care. This session will provide an opportunity to review health indicators and how they may be used in assessing community health status.
Injury Prevention (Population)Class of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Interventions at the Population & Individual Level1
Nutrition and Health 1Class of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Interventions at the Population & Individual Level1.5
Arts and Health in MedicineClass of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Interventions at the Population & Individual Level1This session will introduce students to the fields of arts and healing. It will describe how arts and creative activities affect all social determinants of health and fruitfully contribute to health policy initiatives, health promotion at the individual and community level, social justice and health care treatment and management of a range of illnesses. The session will also cover arts in health professional education and arts based research in health.
Health and Illness Beliefs, Cognitions, and BehavioursClass of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Interventions at the Population & Individual Level2
Field Preparation and Reflection ExerciseClass of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Community Engagement Placement1Field Preparation and Reflection
Introduction to Community Engagement IIClass of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Interventions at the Population & Individual Level1
The Community Visit - Orientation Class of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Community Engagement Placement1
Global Health and Non-communicable DiseaseClass of 2023, Phase 2, 6780 - Community Engagement II, Interventions at the Population & Individual Level1In Special Projects III
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