Global Public Health FALL 2018 – Research Paper Assignments
Objective: The purpose of this analysis paper is to reinforce your vital considering abilities in looking and analyzing related details about a illness or well being situation, and discussing the worldwide influence of that illness or situation based mostly on the metrics that we have now mentioned in school to date.  Finishing this task will allow you to develop competencies within the following areas:
  • Conduct literature seek for the aim of drafting a manuscript
  • Draft Introduction and Literature Overview sections of a manuscript
  • Purchase correct quotation and reference abilities utilized in scholarly works
Information:  Finishing this task will develop your information about your chosen illness/situation concerning the indicators and signs of the illness, the incubation interval and modes of transmission.  Moreover, you'll study in regards to the areas on the earth the place this illness/situation is extra prevalent and the components that contribute to this illness being endemic.  Importantly, you'll analysis remedy strategies, progress searching for a vaccine or remedy and supply suggestions on how one can eradicate or scale back the influence of your chosen illness/conditon. This data will finally put together you to achieve any position coping with world well being as you'll develop into acquainted with present developments within the discipline and develop into acquainted with key terminology utilized in world well being. Activity:You're required to creator a research-based paper that could be a minimal of 10 pages in size (not together with cowl web page or references).  This task requires a minimal of 10 peer-review sources resembling tutorial journals or publications points by authorities sources because the CDC.  Web sites and non-peer reviewed sources should not acceptable(with the exceptions of .gov; .edu; .org; web sites).  References inside the paper and inside the reference listing are to be in APA format.  The teacher recommends that you just embody sub-headings all through the paper to assist facilitate the writing course of. Choose a subject from the listing under.  College students should not allowed to write down on any of the subjects utilized in group shows throughout the semester.   The next gadgets must be mentioned in your paper.
  • Mode(s) of transmission
  • Indicators and signs of the illness
  • Incubation interval
  • Who's in danger for this illness
  • Historical past of all earlier out-breaks of this illness
  • Areas of the globe the place the illness is widespread/endemic (use VISUAL AIDS)
  • What was the mortality price in earlier outbreaks
  • What steps may very well be taken to forestall or mitigate this illness
  • Is there any remedy or vaccine for this illness?
  • Any progress is seek for a remedy or vaccine for this remedy
  • Any related organic or different components
  • As a public well being skilled what actions would you are taking to forestall an outbreak of this illness in your group
Record of urged subjects
Hepatitis Street Damage
Malaria Leprosy
Dengue Fiver Gun violence
Diarrheal Most cancers(s) – any kind
Meningitis Diabetes
  Grading Rubric
Physique of the Paper/Content material o   Does the paper present detailed protection of all required content material talked about above? o   Does the paper present updates statistics in regards to the scope and world burden of this illness/situation (quantify the burden of this illness) o   Does scholar display fluency in utilizing the suitable terminology? o   Does scholar display an applicable stage of capacity to investigate the influence of this illness on people, segments of populations and well being methods? o   Does the scholar counsel suggestions on how one can scale back the burden of this illness or situation?       _____ /50
References and Citations/High quality of Sources o   Are sources cited appropriatelyutilizing APA format? o   Are the sources applicable, both private communication or journals or non .com websites?   _____ /15
Writing Fashion o   Is the paper nicely organized and nicely written? o   Is the paper free from grammar & spelling errors?   _____ /5
Fashion o   Does the paper observe the margin, font, and web page specification discovered within the paper tips? (10 pages for physique of paper – doesn't embody references, 12-point font, 1” margins, double spacing)   _____ /5
Late submission: -10 if late, then -10 per day as much as a most of 30 misplaced factors ________
  Complete factors: ____/75