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Harvard School of Public Health

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Fall 2009

Dr. J. Reede, Dr. C. Douglass, Dr. R. King
2.5 credits
Seminar. One 2-hour session every week

Students will engage with faculty members at Harvard as well as key minority health policy leaders from both the public and private sectors to develop leadership skills required for effective performance in the areas of public health practice and public policy. A major focus will be strategies for career development in the area of minority health policy. Speakers will include physicians, dentists, community organizers, social workers, and others working in health policy.

Course Activities: Students are expected to actively participate in class discussions; students will be required to submit papers as well as to engage health policy mangers and leaders on a specific health issue affecting minorities or disadvantaged communities.

Course Note: Enrollment is limited to 15 students. A brief interview with the instructor and the signature of the instructor are required.

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. J. Reede, Dr. C. Douglass, Dr. R. King
2.5 credits
Seminar. One 2-hour session every week

Students will engage with faculty members at Harvard as well as key minority health policy leaders from both the public and private sectors to develop leadership skills required for effective performance in the areas of public health practice and public policy. A major focus will be strategies for career development in the area of minority health policy. Speakers will include physicians, dentists, community organizers, social workers, and others working in health policy.
Course Activities: Students will be required to submit two papers describing how they would apply the learning from the seminar to enhance their own leadership abilities and career development.
Course Note: Enrollment is limited to 15 students. A brief interview with the instructor and the signature of the instructor are required. (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. J. Reede, Dr. C. Douglass, Dr. R. King
2.5 credits
Seminar. One 2-hour session every week

Students will engage with faculty members at Harvard as well as key minority health policy leaders from both the public and private sectors to develop leadership skills required for effective performance in the areas of public health practice and public policy. A major focus will be strategies for career development in the area of minority health policy. Speakers will include physicians, dentists, community organizers, social workers, and others working in health policy.
Course Activities: Students will be required to submit two papers describing how they would apply the learning from the seminar to enhance their own leadership abilities and career development.
Course Note: Enrollment is limited to 15 students. A brief interview with the instructor and the signature of the instructor are required. (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. J. Reede, Dr. C. Douglass, Dr. R. King
2.5 credits
Seminar. One 2-hour session every week

Students will engage with faculty members at Harvard as well as key minority health policy leaders from both the public and private sectors to develop leadership skills required for effective performance in the areas of public health practice and public policy. A major focus will be strategies for career development in the area of minority health policy. Speakers will include physicians, dentists, community organizers, social workers, and others working in health policy.
Course Activities: Students will be required to submit two papers describing how they would apply the learning from the seminar to enhance their own leadership abilities and career development.
Course Note: Enrollment is limited to 15 students. A brief interview with the instructor and the signature of the instructor are required. (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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