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ENVM 6025 Environmental Epidemiology and Risk Assessment (Fall and Spring)



Course Description:

This course features the population approach to environmental and occupational health problems. Epidemiologic research methods and study design issues are explored, focusing on disease clusters, surveillance activity characterizing human exposure, biomarkers, summary risk assessment, and communication. Public awareness, policy implications, and impact upon legislation are also addressed.