Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

PA 974 Health Systems and Policy (**)

Instructor(s):

This course offers a survey of health care and public health systems, with a particular focus on factors and policies that influence health equity and disparities in the United States. Students will learn concepts and frameworks important to contemporary and emerging debates in public policy and health. Working independently and in teams, students will work through cases and periodic “innovation sprints,” applying practical strategies to understand and communicate about problems and policy solutions that can emerge within complex, dynamic systems.

Key:

(*) = Routinely Offered

(**) = Commonly Offered (very likely to be offered in the next one to three years)