University of Washington School of Public Health
Autumn Course 2017: Epi 220 – Sexually Transmitted Infections: Causes & Consequences
Who gets STIs and why? How do you prevent and treat STIs? What new STIs have recently emerged? In this course, you will:
- Identify populations at risk for STIs
- Gain familiarity with infectious disease epidemiology
- Outline risk factors for STI & HIV infection
- Evaluate STI prevention interventions
No prerequisites. All majors are encouraged to enroll. This is a great course for students preparing for careers in a health related field. A basic understanding of biology is required. No textbook required. Areas of Knowledge: I&S, NW, & QSR.
SLN: 14900; 5 credits
Lecture meets: T/Th 3:00–4:20 p.m.
Quiz meets: F 11:30–12:20 p.m. or F 12:30-1:20 p.m.
Instructor: Lisa Manhart