Public Health & Professional Degree Programs Spring 2018 Schedule

 

PH, HCOM, PREP, and DRMD Classes begin on Thursday, January 18

Attention MD/MPH, DVM/MPH & MD/MBA: First and Second year classes meet every Tuesday afternoon (exception MD and DVM Spring Break). Start dates are noted next to the course.

Any change to this Tuesday schedule will be noted next to the specific course in the schedule at the bottom of this page.

 

Meeting Dates:

 

Monday Classes: January 22, 29; February 5, 12, 22 (Thursday), 26; March 5, 12, 26; April 2, 9, 23, 30; May 7

Tuesday Classes: January 23, 30; February 6, 13, 20, 27; March 6, 13, 27; April 3, 10, 17, 24; May 1

Wednesday Classes: January 24, 31; February 7, 14, 21, 28; March 7, 14, 28; April 4, 11, 18, 25; May 2

Thursday Classes: January 18, 25; February 1, 8, 15; March 1, 8, 15, 29; April 5, 12, 19, 26; May 3

Friday Classes: January 19, 26; February 2, 09, 16, 23; March 2, 09, 16, 30; April 6, 13, 20, 27

 

May 8-11 (Make up dates for cancelled classes due to University weather related closings.)

 

Building Locations:

 

Sackler (SK) Building: 145 Harrison Avenue (B09 is located on the basement level)
Biomedical Research and Public Health: 136 Harrison Avenue (MV102 and MV105 Conference Rooms are located on the first floor)
Jaharis (JH) Building: 150 Harrison Avenue
Kneeland Classroom Space: 35 Kneeland Street

 

Last Updated: 1/12/18

 

PLEASE NOTE: SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE


PH / HCOM / PREP / DRMD Spring 2018

Course # & Section #

Title

Days/Times

NB: Some courses have more specific meeting dates than listed above; check this column and/or notes.

Notes

Prerequisites

Max Enrollment

Location

PH 0201-01

Mei Chung

Mei.chung@tufts.edu

Principles of Epidemiology (1cr)

W, 2:00pm - 5:00pm

-

-

24

SK851

PH 0204-01

Jenn Evans

Occupational & Environmental Health (1cr)

T, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

-

-

24

MV105

PH 0204-02

Tessler

Jamie.Tessler@tufts.edu

Occupational & Environmental Health (1cr)

M, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

-

-

24

MV105

PH 0205-01

Tang

Alice.Tang@tufts.edu

Principles of Biostatistics (1cr)

Th, 2:00pm - 5:00pm

-

-

24

MV240 except as follows:

2/1: SK 218

2/8: SK316

3/8: SK851

PH 0205-02

Woodin

Mark.Woodin@tufts.edu

Principles of Biostatistics (1cr)

W, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

-

-

24

MV105

PH 0206-01

Chui

Kenneth.Chui@tufts.edu

Intermediate Biostatistics: Regression Methods (1cr)

M, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

-

PH 0205 with a B or better

or NUTR 0307 or NUTR 0309 with a B- or better

20

MV102

PH 0210-01

Fain/Boumil

Barbara.Fain@tufts.edu

Marcia.Boumil@tufts.edu

Law in Public Health (1cr)

M, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

-

-

24

SK604

PH 0213-01

Leader

David.Leader@tufts.edu

Integration of Public Health (0.5cr)

TBD

DMD/MPH only

 

7

 

PH 0215-01

Lischko

Amy.Lischko@tufts.edu

Public Health & Health Care: Politics, Policies & Programs (1cr)

M, 2:00pm - 5:00pm 

BA/MPH students are not eligible to enroll in this course if they have successfully completed CH002 and must enroll in PH 0228 - Advanced Health Care Policy.

-

24

SK604

PH 0216-01

Haas

MHaas@tuftsmedicalcenter.org

Health Care Organization: Budgeting & Management (1cr)

T, 5:30pm - 8:30 pm

-

-

30

SK604

PH 0221-02

Ona

Fernando.Ona@tufts.edu

Public Health Methods of Inquiry (0.5cr)

W, 5:30pm � 8:30pm

1st 7 weeks

-

20

MV102

PH 0222-01

Tybor

David.Tybor@tufts.edu

Survey Research Methods & Data Management (1cr)

W, 12:30pm - 3:30pm

-

Core Epidemiology or HCOM 0502 Required

Core Biostatistics Recommended

20

SK604

PH 0225-01

Ona

Fernando.Ona@tufts.edu

Qualitative Tools for Research and Methods (0.5cr)

W, 5:30pm � 8:30pm

2nd 7 weeks, course begins March 14

Core Epidemiology or HCOM 0502 required

24

SK852

PH 0227-01

Skeer

Margie.Skeer@tufts.edu

Snort, Swallow, Smoke: Drugs and Behavior (1cr)

T, 9:00am - 12:00pm

-

-

15

SK604

PH 0229-01

Buyea & Ona

Beth.Buyea@tufts.edu

Fernando.Ona@tufts.edu

Integration of Public Health (0.5cr)

T, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

 

Dates TBA

PA/MPH Students Only

-

10

 

PH 0231-01

Daudelin

ddaudelin@tuftsmedicalcenter.org

Health Services Quality Improvement Methods (1cr)

Th, 2:30pm - 5:00pm

-

-

15

SK317 except as follows:

1/25, 2/1, 2/8: MV105

PH 0234-01

Cohen Sacks

Naomi.Sacks@tufts.edu

Public Health Economics (0.5cr)

T, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

1st 7 weeks

-

20

SK220

PH 0235-01

Cohen Sacks

Naomi.Sacks@tufts.edu

Advanced Public Health Economics (0.5cr)

T, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

2nd 7 weeks, course begins March 13

Recommended: Prior Economics Knowledge/Coursework

20

SK220

PH 0244-01

Bermudez

Odilia.Bermudez@tufts.edu

Research Methods in Global Health (1cr)

W, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

-

PH 0205, plus proficiency in one stats package (preferably SPSS or SAS)

15

SK514 except as follows:

1/24: SK854

PH 0247-01

Knox

Tamsin.Knox@tufts.edu

Global Health Priorities & Approaches (1cr)

T, 2:00pm - 5:00pm

-

-

24

SK604

PH 0262-01

Stopka

Thomas.Stopka@tufts.edu

GIS for Public Health (0.5cr)

W; 1pm � 4pm

2nd 7 weeks, course begins March 14

PH 0201

24

SK812

PH 0285-01

Ranjani Paradise

rparadise@icommunityhealth.org

Evaluation of Health Programs (1cr)

Th, 9:00am - 12:00pm

Half of class sessions will be held at

Institute for Community Health,

350 Main Street, 4th Floor,

Malden, MA 02148:

 

 

PH 0221

15

SK604

PH 0287-01

Hattis & Wulff

Paul.Hattis@tufts.edu

Megan.Wulff@state.ma.us

Field Course: Introduction to a Health Care Governmental Agency (0.5cr)

W, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

 

 

Jan. 24 Class 1

Feb. 21 Class 2

Mar. 14 Class 3

Apr. 11 Class 4

May 2 Class 5

Plus three � four Wednesday afternoon Board Meetings

PH 0215, PH 0228, or instructor approval

12

SK854

PH 0301-01

Beth Rosenberg

Beth.rosenberg@tufts.edu

Applied Learning Experience/Planning Seminar (0.5cr)

Global Health ALEs should register for PH 304

W, 4:00pm - 5:20pm

January 24

January 31 (ALE Fair/Career Services)

February 28

April 4

ALE presentations- specific dates TBD

-

PH 0201, PH 0221, and Core Course connected to student's concentration

12

MV102 except as follows:

1/24: MV105

4/4: MV105

PH 0301-02

Hudson

Linda.Hudson@tufts.edu

Applied Learning Experience/Planning Seminar (0.5cr)

Global Health ALEs should register for PH 304

W, 4:00pm - 5:20pm

 

January 24

January 31 (ALE Fair/Career Services)

February 21

April 4

ALE presentations-

-

PH 0201, PH 0221, and Core Course connected to student's concentration

12

MV105

 PH 0302-01

Rubin

Carolyn.Rubin@tufts.edu

Applied Learning Experience/Implementation Seminar (0.5cr)

W, 4:00pm - 5:20pm except as noted below

Class Meeting Dates:1/24, 3/7 4-5:20

4/24, 4/25: 3-5:30

ALE Presentations:

Tuesday, May 1st

Wednesday, May 2nd

Thursday, May 3rd

3pm � 6pm

-

PH 0301 ALE Planning Seminar and all CORE courses. Core courses may be taken concurrently with PH 0302 with special permission from concentration leader. This permission must be communicated to PHPD Registrar prior to Implementation semester.

MPH-HCOM concentrators must also have already completed CEMR 0614, CEMR 0651, and PH 0222 or PH 0225. MPH-HCOM concentrators are allowed to take HCOM 0508, PH 0216, and electives concurrent with PH 0302.

(Students will not be permitted to stay in this course if they have not had their work plan from PH 0301 approved by the professor.)

10

1/24, 3/7: SK 852

4/24: SK219

4/25: SK219

PH 0302-02

Ginny Chomitz

Virgina.chomitz@tufts.edu

Applied Learning Experience/Implementation Seminar (0.5cr)

W, 4:00pm - 5:20pm except as noted below

Class Meeting Dates:1/24, 3/7 4-5:20

4/24, 4/25: 3-5:30

Dress Rehearsal:

ALE Presentations:

Tuesday, May 1st

Wednesday, May 2nd

Thursday, May 3rd

3pm � 6pm

-

PH 0301 ALE Planning Seminar and all CORE courses. Core courses may be taken concurrently with PH 0302 with special permission from concentration leader. This permission must be communicated to PHPD Registrar prior to Implementation semester.

MPH-HCOM concentrators must also have already completed CEMR 0614, CEMR 0651, and PH 0222 or PH 0225. MPH-HCOM concentrators are allowed to take HCOM 0508, PH 0216, and electives concurrent with PH 0302.

(Students will not be permitted to stay in this course if they have not had their work plan from PH 0301 approved by the professor.)

10

1/24, 3/7: SK854

4/24: SK320

4/25: SK 216B

PH 0304-01

Aramati

Mireille.Aramati@tufts.edu

Global Health Applied Learning Experience Planning Seminar (0.5cr)

Global Health ALEs Only

W, 4:00pm - 5:20pm

Dates: TBA

Attendance at ALE Presentations: 5

-

PH 0201, PH 0221, and Core Course connected to student's concentration

12

SK604

PH 0701-01

Eliasziw

Misha.Eliasziw@tufts.edu

 

Analysis of Clustered Data (0.5cr)

T/TH: 9:45am � 12:00pm

5 week intensive, course begins March 27

 

Course open to Masters students

PH 0206, NUTR 0323, or CTS 0575 w/ B+ or better

10

SK852

PH 0702-01

Alegre

Juan-Carlos.Alegre@tufts.edu

Monitoring & Evaluating Public Health Programs (1cr)

Th, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Open to MPH students with no permission required

-

5

MV210

PH 0706-01

Koch-Weser

Susan.Koch_Weser@tufts.edu

DrPH Seminar - First Year Students (0.5cr)

Alternating Tuesdays: 1/30, 2/13, 2/27, 3/13, 3/27, 4/10, 4/24

1pm � 4pm

DrPH Only

-

5

MV240

PH 0708-01

Lischko

Amy.Lischko@tufts.edu

DrPH Seminar - Second Year Students (0.5cr)

Alternating Tuesdays: 1/30, 2/13, 2/27,3/13, 3/27, 4/10,4/24, 2pm � 5pm

DrPH Only

-

5

MV210

PH 0709-01

Gallagher

Sue.gallagher@tufts.edu

Advocacy for Public Health

Tues Jan 23rd

Tues Feb 6th

Tues Feb 20th

Trip to DC March 5 and 6

Thursday March 15th

Tues April 3rd

Tues April 17th

Tues May 1st

1pm � 4pm

 

Limited enrollment for Master�s degree students with instructor consent

 

7

MV210

PH 0712-01

Forrester

Janet.Forrester@tufts.edu

Public Health Epidemiology (0.5cr)

TBA

DrPH Only

-

5

-

PH 0721-01

Forrester

Janet.Forrester@tufts.edu

Journal Club - 1st Year Students

1/25, 2/15, 3/22, 4/26: 12:00-1:30pm

DrPH Only

-

5

-

PH 0723-01

Forrester

Janet.Forrester@tufts.edu

Journal Club - 2nd Year Students

1/25, 2/15, 3/22, 4/26: 12:00-1:30pm

DrPH Only

-

5

-

NUTR 0228-01

Community & Public Health Nutrition (1cr)

Please check Friedman Schedule; students will need to cross-register for this course

-

NUTR 0202

N/A

-

HCOM 0502-01

Forrester

Janet.Forrester@tufts.edu

Epidemiology/Biostatistics: Reading Med Lit. (1cr)

W, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

-

-

24

SK604

HCOM 0508-01

Samplin-Salgado

Michelle.Samplin_Salgado@tufts.edu

Technology and Design for Public Health (0.5cr)

Online only

1st 7 weeks

-

15

Online only

HCOM 0509-01

Kurtz-Rossi

Sabrina_Kurtz-rossi@comcast.net

Health Literacy Seminar (0.5cr)

Intensive course, meets on January 10th, 11th, 12th, 16th and 17th

8:30am - 2:30pm

-

-

15

SK 853 on 1/10, 12 and 16

SK 852 on 1/11

SK 604 on 1/17

HCOM 0514-01

Gualtieri

Lisa.Gualtieri@tufts.edu

Social Media & Health (1cr)

Th, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Synchronous Online Course

via WebEx

Students will be required to join weekly, online class sessions during the allocated time slot.

14

Online

HCOM 0522-01

Linda Hudson

Linda.Hudson@tufts.edu

Changing Health Behaviors: Healthy People and Communities (1cr)

Th, 2:00pm - 5:00pm

 

-

20

SK604

 

HCOM 0522-02

Ndulue

Uchenna.Ndulue@tufts.edu

Changing Health Behaviors: Healthy People and Communities (1cr)

W, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

-

-

20

SK851

HCOM 0544-01

Lancaster

w.lancaster@neu.edu

Professional Communication (0.5cr)

Th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Class meets for 10 sessions; last class is April 5

-

-

10

MV102

HCOM 0549-01

Chunn

kcassociates106@gmail.com

Media Strategies for the Health Prof. (1cr)

T, 5:30PM � 8:30PM

 

HCOM 0548-01: Applications of Communication Theory

24

SK607

PREP 0234-01

McNicol & Carr

ewanmcnicol@comcast.net

Daniel.Carr@tufts.edu

Introduction to Clinical Pain Problems (1cr)

Friday Feb. 2: 6pm � 9pm

Saturday Feb. 3: 9am � 6pm

Sunday Feb 4: 9am � 3pm

Plus 7 asynchronous online sessions

Hybrid Course

PREP 0230 or Course Director Approval

15

MV105

PREP 0236-01

Bradshaw & Strafford

Libby.Bradshaw@tufts.edu

mstrafford@mac.com

Principles of Change & Education Applied to Pain Management (0.5cr)

Dates: Fr 6:00PM - 9:00PM, March 9

Sa 9:00AM - 6:00PM, March 10

And 4 synchronous online sessions, Tu 6-8:30 PM

3/27, 4/10, 4/117, 5/1

2nd 7 weeks

 

Hybrid Course

-

15

MV105

PREP 0238-01

Bradshaw

Evaluation and Treatment of Pain: Psychological Approaches (0.5cr)

Th, 6pm � 9pm

1st 7 weeks

-

15

SK852

PREP 0246-01

Ressler & Strafford

Pamela.Ressler@tufts.edu

mstrafford@mac.com

Mindfulness and its Application to the Experience of Pain (0.5cr)

T, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

1st 7 weeks

-

15

SK852

PREP 0251-01

Bradshaw

Libby.Bradshaw@tufts.edu

Capstone Project Planning (0.5cr)

Dates/Times: TBA

(6-7 class sessions + 6 individual meetings)

Presentations: TBA

-

-

10

-

PREP 0252-01

Bradshaw

Libby.Bradshaw@tufts.edu

Capstone Project Implementation (0.5cr)

Dates/Times: TBA

(6-7 class sessions + 6 individual meetings)

Presentations: TBA

-

PREP 0251

10

-

 

 

MD / DVM / MPH Spring 2018

Course # & Section #

Program

Title

End/Start

Days/Times

Class

Location

CMPH 0122-01

Lischko

MD/MPH

 

MD/MPH-Maine

Intro to Health Services Part I (0.5cr)

See MD course Scientific Foundations of Social and Behavioral Medicine location and schedule

See MD course Scientific Foundations of Social and Behavioral Medicine location and schedule

2021

See MD course Scientific Foundations of Social and Behavioral Medicine location and schedule

CMPH 0133-01

Tybor

MD/MPH

 

MD/MPH-Maine

Principles of Epidemiology & Biostatistics II (1cr)

January 2 � April 24

T, 1:00pm � 3:00pm

2021

MV105

CMPH 0136-01

Haas

MD/MPH

 

MD/MPH-Maine

 

DVM/MPH

Health Care Organization: Budgeting & Management (1cr)

January 2 � April 24

T, 3:15pm � 5:15pm

2021

MV105

CMPH 0151-01, 0251-01, 0351-01

Chui & Faculty

MD/MPH

MD/MPH-Maine

Integration of Public Health

(1cr earned at the end of the 3rd year)

January 11

February 1

March 1

April 5

 

6:00pm � 7:30pm

2019, 2020, 2021

Consult group assignments

April 5 Plenary Session in SK216A

CMPH 0151-DVM, 0251-DVM, 0351-DVM, 0451-DVM

Rosenbaum

DVM/MPH

Integration of Public Health

(1cr earned at the end of the 4th year)

 

 

2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

-

CMPH 0170-01

Rosenbaum

DVM/MPH

Global Population Health

(1 year course continued from Fall, 0.5cr earned in the Spring)

 

 

2021

Grafton campus

CMPH 0203-01

Levy

MD/MPH

 

MD/MPH-Maine

Introduction to Environmental & Occupational Health (1cr)

January 9 � March 13

T, 1:00pm � 5:00pm

2020

MV102

CMPH 0207-01

McGuill

DVM/MPH

Legal Basis of Public Health Veterinary Medicine (0.5cr)

 

 

2020

 

CMPH 0208-01

Boumil

MD/MPH

 

MD/MPH-Maine

 

DVM/MPH

Public Health Field Experience (1cr)

May 1

1:30pm � 4:30pm

2021

SK218

CMPH 0253-01

Bradshaw

DVM/MPH

Applied Learning Experience Planning Seminar (0cr)

-

TBA

2020

 

CMPH 0353-01

Bradshaw

MD/MPH

 

MD/MPH-Maine

Applied Learning Experience Planning Seminar (0cr)

Friday, March 30 � 9 AM-12 N

Friday, April 6 � 9 AM-12 N

Friday, April 13 � 8 AM-6 PM (+ dinner)

Wednesday, April 18 � 4 PM

Friday, March 30 � 9 AM-12 N

Friday, April 6 � 9 AM-12 N

Friday, April 13 � 8 AM-6 PM (+ dinner)

Wednesday, April 18 � 4 PM

2019

Mar 30, Apr 6: MV105

Apr 13: SK507

Apr 18: SK507

CMPH 0357-01

Lischko/Seifert

MD/MPH

 

MD/MPH-Maine

Health Care Reform and More: Current Topics in American Health Care Policy (0.5cr)

T/Th, March 26 April 20

T/Th, 4:30pm - 7:30pm

2019

SK852

CMPH 0453-01

Bradshaw/Schlaff

MD/MPH

 

MD/MPH-Maine

Applied Learning Experience Implementation (1cr)

-

April 13 8am - 6pm +optional dinner

2018

SK507

 

 

 

 

3rd & 4th Year CMPH Elective Options: March 26 to April 20, no class Monday April 16

 

CMPH 0010-01

DVM/MPH

Bioterrorism: Risks and Defense Strategies (0.5cr)

T, 1/9 � 2/7

3pm � 5pm

DVM 2018, 2019

Grafton Campus

CMPH 0357-01

Lischko

MD/MPH

DVM/MPH

Health Care Reform and More: Current Topics in American Health Care Policy (0.5cr)

T/TH

4:30pm � 7:30pm

2018, 2019

SK 852

CMPH 0313-01

Subbaraman

MD/MPH

 

DVM/MPH

Global Health: Concepts, Conditions, and Careers (0.5cr)

M/W

9:00am - 12:00pm

2018, 2019

 

SK216B except on 4/4 (MV240) and 4/18 (MV102)

CMPH 0321-01

Dammann

MD/MPH

 

DVM/MPH

Clinical Epidemiology (0.5cr)

M/W

9:00am - 12:00pm

2018, 2019

 

MV105

CMPH 0361-01

Michaud

MD/MPH

 

DVM/MPH

Methods and Statistical Modeling in Chronic Disease Epidemiology (0.5cr)

T/Th

1:00pm - 4:00pm

2018, 2019

 

SK216A

CMPH 0364-01

Walker

MD/MPH

 

DVM/MPH

Maternal and Child Health (0.5cr)

M/W

1:00pm - 4:00pm

2018, 2019

 

MV102 except as follows:

4/2, 4/18 SK320

CMPH 0365-01

Rukavina

MD/MPH

 

DVM/MPH

The Patient Perspective on Healthcare Costs: Financial Barrier and Risk Factor (0.5cr)

T/Th

9:00am - 12:00pm

2018, 2019

 

MV102 except as follows:

4/5, 4/12, 4/19 SK 853

CMPH 0366-01

Boumil

MD/MPH

 

DVM/MPH

Discrimination in Healthcare: Legal, Ethical and Policy Issues (0.5cr)

M/W

1:00pm - 4:00pm

2018, 2019

 

MV105

HCOM 0509-02

Kurtz-Rossi

MD/MPH

 

DVM/MPH

Health Literacy Seminar (0.5cr)

T/TH

1:00pm - 4:00pm

2018, 2019

 

SK 853 except as follows:

4/5: SK114E

4/19: SK851

 

 

 

 

MD / MBA Spring 2018

Course # & Section #

Program

Title

End/Start

Days/Times

Class

Location

HS246b

Tybor

MD/MBA

Statistics

April 27 � May 22

Friday April 27: 3:15 - 5:30

Tuesday May 1: 2-6:15

Friday May 4: 3:15 - 5:30

Tuesday May 8: 2 - 6:15

Tuesday May 15 2-5:15

Tuesday May 22 2-5:15

2021

SK514 and SK317

HS343f

Baaj

MD/MBA

Healthcare Entrepreneurship Bootcamp

Feb. 5 - 16

Feb 5 � 15 10am � 2:30pm

Feb 16: 2pm � 5pm

2018

-

 

 

 

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