PUBH540

PH Crisis Management

Public Health College of Graduate & Continuing Studies

Subject Code

PUBH

Number

540

Title

PH Crisis Management

Description

Examines the complexities of confronting public health critical incidents and crisis management. The role of leadership, how decisions are made and implemented, information communication formats and distribution and stateholder input are examined. Students will utilize theories of crisis management and foundational concepts to strategize how to respond comprehensively to a public health crisis. Emphasis will be placed on the roles and responsibilities of local, state, national and international organizations, including the U.S military and first responders in crisis management and response. Prerequisite: PUBH 520 and NR 593. Prerequisite course PUBH 530 may be taken concurrently. Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer.

4

Maximum Variable Credits

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Repeatable

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Number of Course Repeats When Repeatable

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Max Credits Repeatable

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Department or School

College

College of Graduate & Continuing Studies