Portland-State-University 2021-2022 Bulletin

HSMP 675 Advanced Health Policy

This course enables students to deepen their understanding of local, regional, national and international health policies and policy issues with specific reference to the underlying dynamics of the policy process. Understanding the process and nature of policy choices will be emphasized – who, what, how and why of explicit and implicit decisions and choices that lead to the ultimate policy. Students will develop an understanding of how health policy can be successfully developed and sustainably implemented.




Completion of HSMP 571 or HSMP 671 or equivalent
  • Up one level
  • 600