Core Courses

Principles of Epidemiology, MPHP 601, (3)

This course introduces the basic principles and methods of epidemiology as applied to public health problems. The focus of this course is on epidemiologic measures and study designs. Topics covered in this course include disease transmission, morbidity and mortality, surveillance, screening, descriptive and analytic study designs, bias, measures of association, causation, and ethical and professional issues in epidemiology. The application of epidemiology for the evaluation of health services and screening programs and the influence of epidemiology on public policy will be presented.


MPH Program:

HOW TO APPLY

APPLY ONLINE starting September 1st
Deadline: April 30

Contact: CNYMPH Program
Email: cnymph@upstate.edu
Phone: 315 464-1700
FAX: 315 464-1701