SPPH Graduate Courses

Term 1 (Sept. – Dec. 2021) – Weekly Schedule

To register for courses, visit the SSC

Term 1
September 7 to December 7, 2021

Please note:  due to COVID-19,this schedule is subject to change.

For non-SPPH students wishing to register in an SPPH graduate-level course, please see the Visiting Students page for instructions.

For course information, please visit this page to view the list of courses.

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This list reflects current planning for course offerings in SPPH for Term 1 (Sept.– Dec. 2021) of the 2021-2022 academic year (i.e. the 2021 Winter Session). Please note these are subject to change.

Monday
SPPH 542 (BL1)*

Canadian Health Policy

*Blended learning section, combines  asynchronous online learning with synchronous in-person classes.

9.00am – 10.30am Steve Morgan
SPPH 535 Principles of Occupational & Environmental Hygiene 10.00am – 11.30am Karen Bartlett
SPPH 565 Ergonomics 4.00pm – 7.00pm Abigail Overduin
SPPH 566 Occupational Hygiene Practice 1.00pm – 2.30pm Mona Shum
SPPH 581N Knowledge Translation in Population and Public Health 1.00pm – 4.00pm Paul Kershaw
SPPH 681A Causal Inference in Public Health Sciences 1.00pm – 4.00pm Boris Sobolev
Tuesday
SPPH 516 Methods for Systematic Reviews in Health Research 9.00am – 12.00pm Lorri Puil

SPPH 550 (BL1*)

 

Public Health Approaches to Substance Use and Addictions

*Blended learning section:  This class format, restrictions allowing, will encourage in-person activities on campus, and online either synchronous (i.e., real time) or asynchronous (on your own time) activities

9.00am – 12.00pm Eugenia Oviedo-Joekes
SPPH 504 Section 007 (for PhD students) Application of Epidemiological Methods 9.00am – 12.00pm Ehsan Karim
SPPH 569 Industrial and Environmental Acoustics and Vibration 9.00am – 10.30am Hugh Davies
SPPH 400 Statistics for Health Research 12.30pm – 2.00pm Mike Marin
SPPH 502 (section 001)

Epidemiological Methods I

This is a blended course section, combining weekly asynchronous pre-recorded lectures and readings with a weekly in-person sessions, ranging from 1 to 1.5 hours in length, that will comprise a mix of guest lectures and in-class activities. Length of these sessions will vary but will mostly be one hour unless there is also an in-class quiz.

*Note: On Nov. 2nd there is a 3-hour in-class midterm exam from 2:30 to 5:30pm

2:30pm – 4:00pm*

*Except on Nov. 2nd, when there is a 3-hour in-class midterm exam from 2:30 to 5:30pm

Trevor Dummer
SPPH 532 Environmental Risk Assessment Day and Time TBD Reza Afshari
Wednesday
SPPH 527 (BL1)*

Social Determinants of Health

*Blended learning section, combines  asynchronous online learning with synchronous in-person classes held bi-weekly on the following dates:

-Sept. 8, 22

-Oct. 6, 20

-Nov. 3, 17

9.00am – 12.00pm Eva Oberle
SPPH 569 Lab Industrial and Environmental Acoustics and Vibration 9.00am – 10.30am Hugh Davies
SPPH 581J Overview of Global Health 9.00am – 12.00pm Gina Ogilvie
SPPH 681A (T01) Compulsory Tutorial Causal Inference in Public Health Sciences – students enrolled in section 001, must also register for this compulsory tutorial 11:00am – 12:00pm Boris Sobolev
SPPH 504 (BL1)*

Application of Epidemiological Methods

*Blended learning section, combines online asynchronous learning with in-person classes.

In-person sessions held 1:00pm – 4:00pm on the following dates:

-Sept. 15, 29

-Oct. 13, 27

-Nov. 17

-Dec. 1

 

Caren Rose and Mina Park
SPPH 581H Qualitative Research for Public Health Practice 1:00pm – 4:00pm Rosemin Kassam
SPPH 537 Perinatal Epidemiology 1:30pm – 4:30pm Patricia Janssen
SPPH 621 Approaches to Enquiry in Population and Public Health

1.00pm – 5.00pm

Course is scheduled 1.30pm to 4.30pm.

Extra time has been allowed at beginning and end for setup and discussion

Charlyn Black
Thursday
SPPH 546 Health Economics (Introduction) 9:00am – 12:00pm Anis Aslam & Ali Shajarizadeh
SPPH 569 Industrial and Environmental Acoustics and Vibration 9:00am – 10.30am Hugh Davies
SPPH 504 (T01)

Application of Epidemiological Methods

Compulsory Tutorial for PhD students only (registration included when you register for the course section 007)

10:00am – 12:00pm Ehsan Karim

SPPH 552 (section BL1)*

**

Risk and Communication in Public Health

*Blended learning section, combines  asynchronous online learning with synchronous in-person classes held weekly.

**Note:  this course may be held entirely online.  This webpage will be updated once confirmed.

10:30pm-12:30pm Chelsea Himsworth
SPPH 400 Statistics for Health Research 12:30pm – 2:00 pm Mike Marin
SPPH 566 Occupational Hygiene Practice 12:30pm – 2:00pm Mona Shum
SPPH 504 (BL1)*

Application of Epidemiological Methods

*Blended learning section, combines online asynchronous learning with in-person classes.

In-person sessions held 1:00pm – 4:00pm on the following dates:

-Sept. 16, 30

-Oct. 14, 28

-Nov. 18

-Dec. 2

 

Caren Rose
SPPH 553 Foundations of Public Health Computing 2:00pm – 5:00pm Joseph Puyat
Friday
SPPH 400 (BL1)*

Statistics for Health Research

*Blended learning section, combines online asynchronous learning with in-person classes.

In-person sessions held 9:30am – 12:30pm in room ORCH 1001 on the following dates:

  • Sept. 24th
  • Oct. 8th, 22nd
  • Nov. 5th, 19th
  • Dec. 3rd

 

Mike Marin
SPPH 563 Technical Aspects of Chemical and Biological Hazard Control 9:00am – 12:00pm Warren Fox

SPPH 507/607 (BL1)*

*Blended format

MSc/PhD Research Seminar

**Blended learning section:  this class format, restrictions allowing, will encourage in-person activities on campus, and online either synchronous (i.e., real time) or asynchronous (on your own time) activities

10.00am – 12:00pm Eugenia Oviedo-Joekes
SPPH 598 OEH Project 10:00am – 11:30am Mieke Koehoorn
MPH Seminar MPH Seminar 12.00pm  – 1.00pm Paul Kershaw
OEH Seminar OEH Seminar 1.00pm – 2.00pm Melanie Gorman Ng
SPPH 570/710 Current Issues in Public Health Practice 12.30pm – 4.30pm Guest Lecturers
SPPH 502 (BL1)*

Epidemiological Methods 1

*Blended learning section, combines online asynchronous learning with in-person classes.

 

In-person sessions held 1:30pm – 5:00pm on the following dates:

-Sept. 10, 24

-Oct. 8, 22,

-Nov. 5, 19

Martin Schechter and Margo Pearce
SPPH 535 Principles of Occupational & Environmental Hygiene 2:00pm – 3:30pm Karen Bartlett