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Fall 1 2009

Dr. J. Buring
2.5 credits
Lectures, seminars. Two 1-hour lectures and one 2-hour seminar each week.

Introduces the basic principles and methods of epidemiology. Lectures are complemented by seminars devoted to exercises or to the discussion of current examples of epidemiologic studies.
Course Activities: Lectures, seminar participation, midterm, final examination.
Course Note: Thursday or Friday lab required. Credit is not given for more than one of EPI 200, EPI 201, EPI 208, or EPI500

Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

Fall 1 2008

Dr. J. Buring
2.5 credits
Lectures, seminars. Two 1-hour lectures and one 2-hour seminar each week.

Introduces the basic principles and methods of epidemiology. Lectures are complemented by seminars devoted to exercises or to the discussion of current examples of epidemiologic studies.
Course Activities: Lectures, seminar participation, midterm, final examination.
Course Note: Thursday or Friday lab required. Credit is not given for more than one of EPI 200, EPI 201, EPI 208, or EPI500

Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

Fall 1 2007

Dr. J. Buring
2.5 credits
Lectures, seminars. Two 1-hour sessions and one 2-hour seminar each week.

Introduces the basic principles and methods of epidemiology. Lectures are complemented by seminars devoted to exercises or to the discussion of current examples of epidemiologic studies.
Course Activities: Lectures, seminar participation, midterm, final examination.
Course Note: Thursday or Friday lab required. Credit is not given for more than one of EPI 200, EPI 201, EPI 208, or EPI500

Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

Summer 1 2007

Dr. A. Hofman
2.5 credits
Lectures, seminars. Five 2-hour sessions each week.

This course will provide an orientation to epidemiology as a basic science for public health and clinical medicine. It will address the principles of the quantitative approach to clinical and public health problems. The course will discuss measures of frequency and association, introduce the design and validity of epidemiologic research, and give an overview of data analysis. This course is an introduction to the skills needed by public health professionals to interpret critically the epidemiologic literature. It will provide students with the principles and practical experience needed to initiate the development of these skills. Lectures are complemented by seminars devoted to case studies, exercises, or critique of current examples of epidemiologic studies.
Course Activities: Class discussion, seminar, quiz, final exam.
Course Note: This course is taught during Session I of the Summer Institute for Public Health Studies in Quantitative Methods; credit is not given for more than one of EPI 200, EPI 201 or EPI 208.

Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

Fall 2006

Dr. J. Buring
2.5 credits
Lectures, seminars. Two 1-hour sessions and one 2-hour seminar each week.

Introduces the basic principles and methods of epidemiology. Lectures are complemented by seminars devoted to exercises or to the discussion of current examples of epidemiologic studies.
Course Activities: Lectures, seminar participation, midterm, final examination.
Course Note: Thursday or Friday lab required. Credit is not given for more than one of EPI 200, EPI 201 or EPI 208 (5.06)

Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

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