Sociology & Healthcare

CULTURAL SOCIOLOGY

  • Culture sociology importance, social identity, impact of migration on global culture; culture, social memory and heritage, cultural change.

SOCIAL WELFARE AND SOCIOLOGY

  • Variety of living standards within a society, social impact on life quality.

AGING IN EUROPE

  • Aging societies and the Welfare State, impact of aging in crisis, on the labor market, retirement.

SOCIOLOGY OF CONSUMPTION

  • Ethical and political aspects of consumption, urban development and excess consumption, material culture.

SOCIOLOGY OF EDUCATION

  • Role  and importance of education in maintaining society, in crisis, and  relationship to change.

SOCIOLOGY OF ARTS

  • Role of the arts in society; production and distribution of art; professional development; arts policy and organizations; effect of  art on social and cognitive development.

SOCIETY, MEDIA AND COMMUNICATION

  • Media trends and influence on society, impact of advertising on consumer behavior; media in education; Internet and the media; media impact on marketing, communication; media effect on public opinion; changes in writing for business and technology, public relations.

SOCIOLOGY AND HEALTHCARE

  • Diagnosis,     prevention and treatment of disease, injuries.

PUBLIC HEALTH

  • Role of public health in environment, community and behavioral health;  economics of health care, insurance, occupational health awareness.

HEALTHCARE DELIVERY

  • Treatment  for all levels of need; delivery of services; prevention, cure and  rehabilitation.

HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

  • Identifying  needs, setting goals, identifying providers, institutions and other  resources; international comparison of health systems.

INDUSTRIAL HEALTHCARE

  • Management  of delivery and finance of services; equipment, pharmaceuticals,  medical tourism.

RESEARCH AND POLICY IN HEALTHCARE

  • Diagnosis  and effective treatment, policy for personal treatment,  pharmaceutical use and public health policies.

HEALTH EDUCATION

  • Education  of the public about birth control, vaccines, treatment for illness  or injury, standards for teaching.
  • Education  and research.