NSU HPD Catalog 2021-2022

Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine—Graduate Certificate in Social Medicine Program 121 Biomedical Informatics Concentration (choose one for 3 credits) Credits MI 5100 Survey of Biomedical Informatics 3 MI 6405 Public Health Informatics 3 MI 6407 Grant Writing 3 MI 6413 Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt for Health Care 3 MI 6421 Geographical Information Systems: Fundamentals for Health Care 3 Disaster and Emergency Management Concentration (choose one for 3 credits) Credits DEM 6404 Community Planning, Response, and Recovery for Families and Children 3 DEM 6424 Community Disaster Preparedness 3 DEM 6500 Epidemiology of Disasters 3 DEM 6510 Public Health Issues in Disaster and Emergency Preparedness 3 Elective (choose a second course from any of the previous concentrations for 3 credits) Global Health Experience (complete all requirements listed below for 3 credits) Credits PUH 5314 Global Health 3 complete 30 hours of approved community service participate in one NSU-KPCOM medical outreach program At the completion of the Graduate Certificate in Social Medicine program, students will have completed course offerings that may be applied to a master’s degree in one of the following three programs. Students will be advised as to which courses are accepted in the respective programs. • Master of Public Health • Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics • Master of Science in Disaster and Emergency Management Students must follow the application process for the respective chosen program, but the credits earned for the courses taken in earning the certificate will be transferred to the degree program.