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EPIM 6093 Seminar in Chronic Disease Epidemiology ()



Course Description:

This course is intended to meet two objectives: 1) To give students a basic understanding of the biomedical and methodological issues associated with epidemiologic research on chronic disease risk factors and diseases; and 2) To provide students with applied examples, drawn from chronic disease topics in the literature. Principal topics include cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and obesity.

Prerequisites: Introduction to Epidemiology and Introduction to Biostatistics