New Course Proposal

September 30, 2013

The following new course proposal has been submitted to the Faculty Senate Office for review and approval and is listed here for faculty review and comment. Comments on any new course proposal should be submitted to Ernest May, secretary of the Faculty Senate, at senate@senate.umass.edu.

KIN 346 “Clinical and Public Health Implications of Obesity” 3 credits; Instructor: Sofiya Alhassan; Clinical and public health consequences of obesity. Topics include: prevalence, predictors and consequences of obesity; biological and physiological mechanisms; gender racial/ethnic differences in the determinants and consequences; psychological impact; and treatment strategies. Prerequisites: None