Examination of different viewpoints promotes an enhanced perspective and comprehension of the subject or issue of concern. Presenting contrasting viewpoints can result in a moderation of attitudes or a depolarization of a very contentious issue.
Discussion of contrasting viewpoints in Public Health doesn’t end after graduation. Your critical thinking skills are necessary for interacting with medical professionals, patients, and supervisors who may have contrasting viewpoints. You will have to be able to review information to determine what is relevant to the professional situation.