Spring 2015 DeCal Schedule

Contemporary AAPI Community Health Issues

Spring 2015 Syllabus

Location: 104 Barrows

Time: Wednesdays 7-9 PM

AAADS (Asian American & Asian Diaspora Studies) 98/198

1-2 Units, Pass/Not Pass


Week Date Topics
1 1/28 Introduction to AAPI Community Health Issues
2 2/4 Research is Power: Overcoming Challenges in AAPI Data Collection
3 2/11 Women’s Health in the AAPI Community
4 2/18 Devastating Impact of Problem Gambling and Gaming Addiction
5 2/25 Silent No More: HIV/AIDS in the AAPI Population
6 3/4 Practice & Application of Integrative Medicine
7 3/11 Understanding Trauma and   How it Shapes Mental Health in the AAPI Community
8 3/18 Save a Life, Be an Organ Donor and Bone Marrow Donor
9 3/25 Spring Break
10 4/1 Health Care Reform in the AAPI Community
11 4/8 “I’m in”…? Evaluating Covered California Enrollment in the Korean American Community
12 4/15 Advocating for a New Screening Protocol to Detect Nasopharyngeal Cancer in High Risk Populations
13 4/22 Panel of Community Health Activists: Their Paths to Social Change
14 4/29 United Front: AAPIHRG D&S Spring Mixer


Promoting research to improve health in the AAPI communities!