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Winter 2010

Dr. G. Seage
2.5 credits
Course not offered 2008-2009; offered alternate years.
Lectures. Three 3-hour sessions each week.

This course is designed to introduce students to the design and conduct of HIV therapeutic and prevention interventions. It is designed for those students with a keen interest in both HIV/AIDS and epidemiologic methods. This course will survey state-of-the-art knowledge of the epidemiology of HIV infection and will emphasize epidemiologic principles and methods including the design and conduct of ethical HIV intervention trials. The use of appropriate study designs and potential sources of bias will be discussed. This course will provide the student with experience in the development of a research proposal.
Course Activities: Grades will be based on a research proposal describing a therapeutic or prevention trial.
Course Note: EPI 200, EPI201, EPI208 and EPI255 or signature of instructor required. Course meets Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 9 am to 12 pm during WinterSession. On 1/20 and 1/23 the course will meet from 9 am to 1:30 pm. (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.

Winter 2008

Dr. G. Seage
2.5 credits
Course not offered 2006-2007; offered alternate years.
Lectures. Three 3-hour sessions each week.

This course is designed to introduce students to the design and conduct of HIV therapeutic and prevention interventions. It is designed for those students with a keen interest in both HIV/AIDS and epidemiologic methods. This course will survey state-of-the-art knowledge of the epidemiology of HIV infection and will emphasize epidemiologic principles and methods including the design and conduct of ethical HIV intervention trials. The use of appropriate study designs and potential sources of bias will be discussed. This course will provide the student with experience in the development of a research proposal.
Course Activities: Grades will be based on a research proposal describing a therapeutic or prevention trial.
Course Note: EPI 200, EPI201, EPI208 and EPI255 or signature of instructor required. Course meets Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 9 am to 12 pm during WinterSession. On 1/20 and 1/23 the course will meet from 9 am to 1:30 pm. (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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