PBHL 3310 Fundamentals of Epidemiology

The course willexamine principles of epidemiology and basic biostatistics in the context of real world public health issues. The major focus is on the use of sound epidemiological judgment with an emphasis on understanding, rather than the mechanics of calculation. A series of case studies are used to teach the principles and practice of epidemiology, ranging from surveillance and descriptive epidemiology to outbreak investigations and analytic methods. A variety of interactive modules are used to facilitate learning and provide opportunities to explorespecific topics in greater detail.




PBHL 2301

Session Cycle Description

Spring Session