Course No: PUBH.5600-061; SIS Class Nbr: 2662; SIS Term: 3240
Course Status: Registration Closed
Working with data is foundational to public health. This class will provide a practical introduction to how to think about and utilize data for a variety of public health functions Students will investigate sources of local, national, and global public health data, including health records, surveys, and vital statistics in terms of what data is available and how to access, manage, analyze, communicate, and use these data. Students will apply informatics and data sources to population health activities. Students will gain hands on experience working with data in practical ways through data visualizations and software used for public health informatics.
Related Programs: Graduate Certificate in Health Service Management, M.P.H. in Public Health, M.S. in Health Information Management: Health Informatics Option, M.S. in Health Information Management: Health Service Management Option
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