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PATM 1200 Introduction to Epidemiology (Fall and Spring)

(Previously offered as 420.3)

Dr. Moy

Credits: 3

Course Description:

Basic principles, methodologies and sources of data available to conduct research and monitoring activities in environmental and public health. Epidemiologic research methods and study design issues focusing on disease clusters, surveillance activity, characterization of human exposures and risk and biomarkers will be explored.

Prerequisites:

Lectures: 3 hrs/wk. Letter-graded.