Course Description

Global Health Ethics, PUBHLTH 100

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

Fall Quarter 2017
Instruction start date: September 28, 2017
Instruction end date: December 8, 2017
Credit: 4 quarter units / 2.67 semester units credit
UC Irvine, Public Health

Course Credit:


UC Berkeley:
Unit Credit



UC Davis:
Unit Credit

UC Irvine:
Major Requirement: Upper Division - Public Health Major

UC Los Angeles:
Unit Credit

UC Merced:
Units toward degree (see your advisor)

UC Riverside:
Unit Credit

UC San Diego:
Unit Credit

UC San Francisco:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Barbara:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Cruz:
Unit Credit

Course Meeting Requirements

This is a fully online course with mostly asynchronous participation.

Course Fees

None

Additional Course Information

Exam Info

Course assignments and grading are distributed according to the sections RESEARCH, REVEAL, REFLECT, REFORM.

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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, The Lancet Global Health, Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Environmental Health Perspectives, Environmental Management, and Environmental Science & Technology.
 

 



 

 

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, The Lancet Global Health, Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Environmental Health Perspectives, Environmental Management, and Environmental Science & Technology.
 

 



 

 


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.

Instructors of Term

Oladele Ogunseitan
oladele.ogunseitan@uci.edu

Homero del Pino
hdelpino@mednet.ucla.edu

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