WINTER SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH

February 24- March 7, 2003

Week one

February 24 Sociological methods 10.00-17.00

Introduction to sociology (S.L.Plavinski)

Sociological methods (survey design, etc.) (S.L.Plavinski)

Qualitative research (C.Mork)

February 25 Society and diseases 10.00-17.00

Society and changing pattern of morbidity (S.L.Plavinski)

"The Bell curve". IQ, society and ilnesses (S.L.Plavinski)

Deinstitutionalization of the people with mental health problems (N.Vassilieva)

February 26 Health and inequality 10.00-17.00

Social stratification (C.Ortendahl)

Poverty, social calss and health (C.Ortendahl)

Workgroups

February 27. Limits to medicine 10.00-17.00

Plagues and people. History of disease-society interaction (S.L.Plavinski)

Limits to medical knowledge - Illich, MacKeown, etc. (S.L.Plavinski)

Limits of medical science (T.A.Dubikaitis)

February 28 Sociology of illness 10.00-17.00

Social construction of health and illness (V.Vinokur)

Health and illness perception (C.Mork)

Workgroups

Week two

March 3 Introduction to behavioral sciences 10.00-17.00

Theories of the mind and motivation (S.L.Plavinski)

Small groups psychology (A.L.Menshikova)

Workgroups

March 4 Aggression, hostility and conflicts 10.00-17.00

Psychology of aggression (S.L.Plavinski)

Conflicts and ways of its resolution (A.L.Menshikova)

March 5 Communication 10.00-17.00

Strategies of interaction (G.E.Roskin)

Psychological structure of the personality and communication (G.E.Roskin)

Workgroups

March 6 Doctor-patient relationships 10.00-17.00

Psychology of doctor-patient relationships (T.V.Reshetova)

Balint groups (V.A.Vinokur)

Workgroups

March 7. Changing behaviour 10.00-17.00

Psychology of prevention (E.V.Frolova)

Cycle of changes (E.V.Frolova)

Using psychology and health promotion

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