HS 230 - Introduction to Epidemiology

HS 230 - Introduction to Epidemiology

3.00 Cr
This course covers foundational concepts through study design for epidemiologic investigations of infectious and chronic diseases. Evaluation of screening programs and health services research will also be discussed. Problems presented in class will provide students with the opportunity for gaining skills in descriptive and analytic epidemiology and will include outbreak investigations, the natural history of infectious diseases, validity of clinical tests, and statistical methodology used for differing types of epidemiologic studies.
Term: 
2020FA
Method: 
LEC
Faculty: 
Glowienka, Jennifer
Hall, Cassie
Schafer, Gerald