Two hundred word each question:
Discuss a historical figure in epidemiology and what he/she has contributed to the field (do not use examples given in the lesson).
1. Why is this topic important to Public Health? Why did you select this topic? What is its importance? How can we get involved?
#1 – Describe some actions taken by the government to ensure that people are safer and healthier today than we were 100 years ago.
#2 – Identify a health issue in your community. What are some risk factors associated with that problem? Suggest a possible intervention that the community may take to ameliorate the problem?
#3 – Give an example of a measure that would improve public health but might limit some people’s freedom. Who would benefit? Whose freedom would be limited?