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Department
Health Studies
Course
HLTC05H3
Professor
Rhan- Ju Song
Semester
Fall

Description
HLTC05 –Social Determinants of Health Lecture 1: Introduction Tuesday, September 11, 2012 The Epidemiological Triad  Host  Pathogen  Environment o They all play a role in a person’s health Human, Genetic, Plastic, and Developmental System Biotic Environment  Food, pathogens, materials, symbionts and predators Physical Environment  Energy, climate, materials, & geology, hydrology, and topography Cultural-Demographic Environment  Social, religious, economic, and political structure  Technology, and material culture  Population structure and dynamics  Readings: Image, Figure 1: multiple spheres of influence on children  Genetic plays potential role of growth in children  Same age, different height –due to limiting factors based on food, health care, and consequence of biology o Example: comparing two pairs of 5 year old
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