MW 10:00am - 11:20am
BIOL 385 A
Dan T. A. Eisenberg
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.
Human Evolutionary Biology Option
Medical Anthropology & Global Health Option
Natural World (NW)
May 7, 2021 - 10:52pm