Applied Epidemiology Methods

Catalog Search > Health Sciences > PUBH.6820

Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: PUBH.6820; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

A second level course in modern epidemiologic methods. This course is designed for those planning to work in public health or healthcare. Emphasis is placed on the design and conduct of field studies. Students read the current literature, and learn the particular methods and difficulties of conducting epidemiologic studies in the work environment. Major topics covered include: casual inference in epidemiology, point and interval estimation for cohort and case control studies, exposure assessment for epidemiology, control of confounding, cross-sectional and longitudinal study designs.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: PUBH.5750 pre-req
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3;

Questions About This Course?

Contact the Advising Center at 978-934-2474 or

Use the Back button in your browser to go back to search results.