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Fall 2017
5397 Public Health Law - WINNIKE- 25923

Professor(s): Allison Winnike (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Health Law 

Time: 4:00p-5:30p  MW  Location: 215  TUII

Course Outline: This course provides an in-depth examination of public health law principles and challenges. Students will explore constitutional issues related to public health and develop an understanding of the state’s public health powers and duties as they are balanced against an individual's legally protected rights. The course will explore a range of public health law issues, including infectious disease control measures, immunization policy, emergency preparedness and bioterrorism, government regulation of unhealthy products, the state’s role in promoting healthy behaviors, and public health surveillance and privacy issues.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus revised 8/22/17

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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

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Bar Course: No

Course Materials (3/22/2017 11:13:42 AM)

Book(s) Required

LAWRENCE O. GOSTIN & LINDSAY F. WILEY, PUBLIC HEALTH LAW: POWER, DUTY, RESTRAINT (3d ed. 2016), ISBN: 9780520282650