UMD HLTH 635 Entire Course
University of Maryland HLTH 635 Leadership in Crisis Lessons from Select Public Health Issues Entire Course
Examine leadership successes and failures during the twin pandemics of COVID-19 and structural racism in the United States in 2020. Define a public health crisis and explore characteristics of highly functioning leaders during crises. Critically analyze current literature on leadership during these twin pandemics. Explore ways in which leaders adapt their own behavior and mobilize their workforce to respond to their constituencies to address crises. Students will critically analyze the performance of a current public health leader in a case study.
Note: This entire class includes discussions, assignments, course projects, and exams.