BIO A 351 A: Principles of Evolutionary Medicine and Public Health

Meeting Time: 
TTh 2:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: 
* *
SLN: 
11390
Instructor:
Dan T. A. Eisenberg
Catalog Description: 
Introduces evolutional theory and explores evolutionary causes of health and disease. Considers how natural selection and the legacies of our human, primate, and deeper ancestries have shaped our biology. Topics include mental disorders, aging, cancer, diet, obesity, diabetes, infectious diseases, racism, and health differences between human groups.
Department Requirements: 
Human Evolutionary Biology Option
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
GE Requirements: 
Natural World (NW)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
August 14, 2020 - 9:10pm