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HLTH 437 Seminar on Harm Reduction

HLTH 437  Seminar on Harm Reduction  Units: 3.00  

Covers the philosophy, history, implementation, and efficacy of interventions that aim to reduce adverse consequences of legal and illegal drug use, without a focus on drug use abstinence. Examples are drawn from Canada and worldwide. Also covers the application of harm reduction to other public health domains such as gambling and sex work.

Learning Hours: 120 (36 Seminar, 84 Private Study)  
Requirements: Prerequisite Level 4 or above and registration in a (HLTH Major or Medial or KINE Plan) and HLTH 237. Exclusion HLTH 493 (Topic Title: Harm Reduction).  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science