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Harvard School of Public Health

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Fall 2009

Dr. S. Gortmaker
1.25 credits
Seminars. One 1-hour session each week.

Overview of the major research questions pursued by doctoral students in society, human development and health. Requirement for all 1st year SHDH doctoral students and open to all SHDH doctoral students.
Course Activities: Doctoral student participants lead seminars, discussing their research ideas and plans, including their theoretical perspective.
Course Note: Pass/fail only; signature of instructor required indicating suitable background if student is not a doctoral student in the Department of Society, Human Development and Health. (5.06)


Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

Fall 2008

Dr. S. Gortmaker
1.25 credits
Seminars. One 1-hour session each week.

Overview of the major research questions pursued by doctoral students in society, human development and health. Requirement for all 1st year SHDH doctoral students and open to all SHDH doctoral students.
Course Activities: Doctoral student participants lead seminars, discussing their research ideas and plans, including their theoretical perspective.
Course Note: Pass/fail only; signature of instructor required indicating suitable background if student is not a doctoral student in the Department of Society, Human Development and Health. (5.06)


Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

Fall 2007

Dr. S. Gortmaker
1.25 credits
Seminars. One 1-hour session each week.

Overview of the major research questions pursued by doctoral students in society, human development and health. Requirement for all 1st year SHDH doctoral students and open to all SHDH doctoral students.
Course Activities: Doctoral student participants lead seminars, discussing their research ideas and plans, including their theoretical perspective.
Course Note: Pass/fail only; signature of instructor required indicating suitable background if student is not a doctoral student in the Department of Society, Human Development and Health. (5.06)


Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

Fall 2006

Dr. S. Gortmaker
1.25 credits
Seminars. One 1-hour session each week.

Overview of the major research questions pursued by doctoral students in society, human development and health. Requirement for all 1st year SHDH doctoral students and open to all SHDH doctoral students.
Course Activities: Doctoral student participants lead seminars, discussing their research ideas and plans, including their theoretical perspective.
Course Note: Pass/fail only; signature of instructor required indicating suitable background if student is not a doctoral student in the Department of Society, Human Development and Health. (5.06)


Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

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