Course Details for Prof. Irina Sergeyeva - summer - 2018

Worldview on Chronic Disease Management through the Eyes of British Culture

Faculty:
Prof. Irina Sergeyeva (More Info)

Course:
Worldview on Chronic Disease Management through the Eyes of British Culture

Program Dates:
July 7 - July 22, 2018

Honors Credit:
None

WKU Course:
TBA

Discipline(s):
Nursing , Public Health , Health Care Administration , Social Work

Course Description:
Britain was one of the first countries to develop a system for combating premature death and managing chronic disease (CD). In this course designed for nursing, pre-med, social work, and health care management majors, students will gain insights into how the British pioneered in important aspects of health care through visits to the Science Museum, the Florence Nightingale Museum and Oxford University. By connecting with students from the University of London and visiting medical facilities, you will learn about the roles of health care professionals and compare the CD management models and strategies used in Britain with those of the United States.

Prerequisites:
Junior standing.

Physical Activity Requirements:
Students should be able to walk 5 miles a day.

Course Highlights:
Coming soon