BIO A 355 A: Evolutionary Medicine

Meeting Time: 
TTh 10:30am - 11:50am
Location: 
AND 223
SLN: 
11212
Instructor:
Dan T. A. Eisenberg
Catalog Description: 
Explores evolutionary causes of health and disease. Considers how natural selection and the legacies of our human, primate, mammalian and bacterial ancestries have shaped our biology. Topics include mental disorders, aging, cancer, diet, obesity, diabetes, infectious diseases, racism, and health differences between human groups. Prerequisite: either BIO A 201 or BIOL 180. Offered: jointly with BIOL 385.
GE Requirements: 
Natural World (NW)
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 27, 2017 - 9:10pm