Area of Concentration and Lines of Research

Areas of Concentration

Lines of Research

Public Health

Aging and Health

Public Policies, programs, and health services

Health and Environment

Area of Concentration: Public Health

Public Health is understood as a “scientific field where knowledge about health is produced and where different courses operate (epidemiology, social sciences in health, and planning and management) and a set of practices“, especially those focused on the Unified Health System.

Lines of Research

●        Aging and health

It covers studies related to the health of the elderly and the aging process’ dynamics.

●        Public policies, programs, and health services

It contemplates studies focused on health planning and the analysis and assessment of policies, programs, services, management processes and health technologies.

●        Health and Environment

It covers studies on health-related events and their determination from the physical, social, economic, and political environment.

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