choose a theory presented in the course and apply it to a global environmental or occupational health problem

The Assignment (4–6 pages):

  • Provide an overview of the problem and region you selected.
  • Summarize pertinent data about the problem and the affected population (e.g., incidence and prevalence rates, fatality rates, demographics of population[s] at highest risk, risk factors).
  • Select and briefly summarize a theory to apply to this problem.
  • Provide a rationale for your choice of this theory for this problem.
  • Apply constructs of the theory to the problem then explain how you would use these constructs to select an intervention.
  • Explain the strengths and limitations of the theory as it relates to the problem you selected.