Neglected Tropical Diseases

HOUSECS 59.15

Fall 2016

Tuesdays, 8:00 - 9:30 pm, Keohnae 4D 201 Sem

The purpose of this course is to survey the 17 negltected tropical diseases (NTDs) in the biological and the broader societal contexts, and to analyze some of their social and ethical implications. This course will also cover the current status of NTDs. Opportunities will be provided to engage in NTD advocacy on a national and international level.

Instructor(s): 
  • John Lu, john.lu@duke.edu
  • Keni Lin, belle.lin@duke.edu
Sponsor/Department: 
  • David Toole, Global Health