GEO435: Geography of Health and Disease
Assignment #2: Studying Population Health
1. You visit Mackinaw Island one summer and there is an outbreak of illness. You learn that there are 15 new cases of this
illness. You later learn that there were 8 people
River Blindness in Nangodi, Northern Ghana
Who was the first author of the study and what university are they from?
John M. Hunter University of Ghana/University of Durham, England
What was the purpose of the study?
Purpose: to determine if River Blindnes
Development of Community and Health Care Therapeutic Environments
Cape Flats of Cape Town, South Africa
The area chosen to implement these community and health care therapeutic environments
became of interest to me