Course Description

Global Health Ethics, PUBHLTH 174

This course is one of a suite of courses developed in partnership with the UC Global Health Institute (UCGHI). Dedicated to training the next generation of global health leaders, UCGHI harnesses the expertise of faculty and programs across the UC system to improve the health and lives of people in California and around the world. 

This course covers issues of scientific integrity and satisfies the requirements for training in public health ethics. It includes guidelines for responsible conduct of research, federal and international codes, administrative review and approval, conflict of interest, and privacy and safety of research participants.

Key Information

Credit: 4 quarter units / 2.67 semester units credit
UC Irvine, Public Health

Course Credit:

Upon successful completion, all online courses offered through cross-enrollment provide UC unit credit. Some courses are approved for GE, major preparation and/or, major credit or can be used as a substitute for a course at your campus.

If "unit credit" is listed by your campus, consult your department, academic adviser or Student Affairs division to inquire about the petition process for more than unit credit for the course.

UC Berkeley:
Unit Credit

UC Davis:
Unit Credit

UC Irvine:
Pending

UC Los Angeles:
Unit Credit

UC Merced:
Units toward degree (see your adviser)

UC Riverside:
General Education: Elective units

UC San Diego:
General Education: TMC 1 course toward upper division disciplinary breadth if noncontiguous to major
Major Requirement: Global Health Major: Medical Humanities Elective
Global Health Minor: Elective
Global Health Departmental Limit of 2 online courses per student in the Major, 1 online course per student in the Minor

UC San Francisco:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Barbara:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Cruz:
Unit Credit

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Course Creators

Oladele Ogunseitan

Oladele (Dele) Ogunseitan is professor of Public Health and founding Chair of the department of Population Health and Disease Prevention at the University of California, Irvine, where he is also professor of Social Ecology. After undergraduate and graduate training at the University of Ife, Nigeria, he earned his doctorate in microbiology at the University of Tennessee, and his Master of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley, where he also earned a certificate in International Health. He is alumni faculty fellow of the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. At UC Irvine, he directed workforce development for the NIH-funded Institute for Clinical and Translational Science; and the evaluation component of the CDC-funded Orange County Partnerships to Improve Community Health. He serves on the Board of Directors of the University of California Global Health Institute, and on the Board of Directors of the Association of Schools and Programs in Public Health. He is a member of the Hoover Medal Board of Award, and Vice Chair of the Materials and Society committee of the Minerals, Metals and Materials Society. He researches the nexus of industrial development, environmental quality and human health. He is the author of Microbial Diversity (Blackwell-Wiley, 2005) and editor of Green Health (Sage, 2011). He was the founding editor of African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. His articles have appeared in Science, Nature, The Lancet Global Health, Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Environmental Health Perspectives, Environmental Management, and Environmental Science & Technology. In 2016-2017, he was a Jefferson Science Fellow of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, appointed as a Foreign Affairs Officer in the Office of International Health and Biodefense, U.S. Department of State.
 

 



 

 

Oladele (Dele) Ogunseitan is professor of Public Health and founding Chair of the department of Population Health and Disease Prevention at the University of California, Irvine, where he is also professor of Social Ecology. After undergraduate and graduate training at the University of Ife, Nigeria, he earned his doctorate in microbiology at the University of Tennessee, and his ...

Oladele (Dele) Ogunseitan is professor of Public Health and founding Chair of the department of Population Health and Disease Prevention at the University of California, Irvine, where he is also professor of Social Ecology. After undergraduate and graduate training at the University of Ife, Nigeria, he earned his doctorate in microbiology at the University of Tennessee, and his Master of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley, where he also earned a certificate in International Health. He is alumni faculty fellow of the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. At UC Irvine, he directed workforce development for the NIH-funded Institute for Clinical and Translational Science; and the evaluation component of the CDC-funded Orange County Partnerships to Improve Community Health. He serves on the Board of Directors of the University of California Global Health Institute, and on the Board of Directors of the Association of Schools and Programs in Public Health. He is a member of the Hoover Medal Board of Award, and Vice Chair of the Materials and Society committee of the Minerals, Metals and Materials Society. He researches the nexus of industrial development, environmental quality and human health. He is the author of Microbial Diversity (Blackwell-Wiley, 2005) and editor of Green Health (Sage, 2011). He was the founding editor of African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. His articles have appeared in Science, Nature, The Lancet Global Health, Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Environmental Health Perspectives, Environmental Management, and Environmental Science & Technology. In 2016-2017, he was a Jefferson Science Fellow of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, appointed as a Foreign Affairs Officer in the Office of International Health and Biodefense, U.S. Department of State.
 

 



 

 


Homero del Pino
Homero E. del Pino, PhD, MA, MSc, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. Dr. del Pino, a bilingual (Spanish-English) researcher, received a Doctorate of Philosophy from the Department of Philosophy in the UCLA School of Letters and Science and a Master of Science in Clinical Research degree from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. His primarly research interest is in the role that families play in a person's recovery process from substance abuse, particularly the recovery process of older gay Latinos. Homero E. del Pino, PhD, MA, MSc, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. Dr. del Pino, a bilingual (Spanish-English) researcher, received a Doctorate of Philosophy from the Department of Philosophy in the UCLA School of Letters and Science and a Master of Science in Clinical Research degree from the ...

Homero E. del Pino, PhD, MA, MSc, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. Dr. del Pino, a bilingual (Spanish-English) researcher, received a Doctorate of Philosophy from the Department of Philosophy in the UCLA School of Letters and Science and a Master of Science in Clinical Research degree from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. His primarly research interest is in the role that families play in a person's recovery process from substance abuse, particularly the recovery process of older gay Latinos.

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