Law  - Fall 2009
Racism, Health Disparities, and the Law
Professor Vernellia R. Randall
The University of Dayton School of Law

 Social Policy is Health Policy is Law


Defining Health

Rising Wealth Inequality: Why We Should Care

Please notify me of any typo, misspelling, etc.

"There is an Axis of Evil,  An Axis of Evil of inequality, of racism, of poverty, of economic deprivation
 that is adversely affecting the health of the American people." David Williams


Philosophy of Teaching                                             x
Teaching Methods                                            x
Evaluation and Grading                                             x
Resources                                            x
Mechanics                                            x
Academic Accommodations
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Lesson Outline                                             x
Health Equity Search


Preliminary Assignment:
  • Sign-up for Moodle immediately
    • I have already register you for a moodle account you should:
    • LOGIN
      • User Name is FirstNameInitial Lastname
        • example: Jane Doe
        • Username: jdoe
      • Password: changeme
      • For Students who have taken me before your username and password are the same
    • Click on your course.
    • Update Profile on Moodle
      • including posting a headshot/passport photo (this is essential no exceptions.).
      • checking your email address
      • changing your password
    • Email copy of photo to me.
    • In the virtual lounge, post a posting introducing yourself. Year in school. Interest in the law. Why you are taking Health disparities? Legal experience, etc.
  • Download Student Guide to Moodle and keep it available as you use Moodle this semester.
  • If you have trouble signing into your course, email me immediately.
Reading Assignment:

Optional Reading

Other Assignment:
  • Develop Learning Objectives

See Moodle for Additional Assignments and Resources



References and Resources “Taken from the UNNATURAL CAUSES Discussion Guide, A project of California Newsreel. Copyright © 2008 California Newsreel.”

See Moodle for Additional Resources and Assignmets

01 Defining Health                             x
02 Health Disparities                                   x
03 Health Policy & the Law
04 Wealth Inequalities                                  x
05 Racial Inequality                            x
05 Racial Inequality                            x
06 Physical Environment
07 Health Care Disparities                                  x
08 Pulling it together                                              x


Related Pages:
Home ] Syllabus ] [ Defining Health ] Disparities and Social Determinants ] Health Law and Policy ] Removing  Income and Wealth Inequalities ] Improving Racial Inequality ] Eliminating Health Care Disparities ] Pulling It All Together ]
Subsequent Pages:
Home ] Personal Health Care Experience ] HealthUnitedStates2007.pdf ] Tips for Staying Healthy ] Defining a Right to Health ] 02 Learning Objectives ]
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