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EPIM 7096 Epidemiology Capstone ()


Dr. Kennedy

Credits: 3

Course Description:

This course is a culminating experience designed to provide students with an opportunity to integrate knowledge and skills they have learned throughout their graduate education. Students will appropriately define an epidemiology problem, study design, data source, literature review, results interpretation, and scientific communication in written and oral form. This course will consist of lectures, group discussions and class presentations. This course is to be taken as the final requirement for the student to qualify for graduation with an M.P.H. degree in Epidemiology.

Prerequisites: Completion of all CORE and REQUIRED courses for the M.P.H. in Epidemiology as well as completion of CHSM 7088 Practicum with a passing grade. Registration for Capstone requires approval from the Department Chair.