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
OEH Professional Development (SPPH 598/599 for OEH students) Professional Development 9:00am – 10:30am Mieke Koehoorn
SPPH 535 Principles of Occupational & Environmental Hygiene 10.30am – 12.00pm 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
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 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

 

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 and Devon Greyson
Thursday
SPPH 546 Health Economics (Introduction) 9:00am – 12:00pm Anis Aslam & Dean Regier
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)*

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Risk and Communication in Public Health

*Blended learning section, combines asynchronous (on-your-own) online learning with synchronous in-person classes held weekly online.

**Note:  this course will be held entirely online.

11:00am-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

 

Caren Rose
SPPH 532

Environmental Risk Assessment

In-person – Interactive including class discussions and hands-on exercises.

2:00pm – 5:00pm Reza Afshari
SPPH 553 (001)*

Foundations of Public Health Computing

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

In-person sessions on Sept. 9, Sept. 16,  Oct. 7, Oct. 21, Nov. 18, Dec. 2 (6 in-person sessions and 5 web-based modules. Some of the web-based modules may turn into in-person sessions, depending on student needs.)

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
OEH Seminar OEH Seminar 12.30pm – 1.30pm Melanie Gorman Ng
MPH Seminar MPH Seminar 1.30pm  – 2.30pm Paul Kershaw
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 Heather Palis
SPPH 535 Principles of Occupational & Environmental Hygiene 2:00pm – 3:30pm Karen Bartlett