Introduction to Epidemiology (PUBH7600)
Current course offerings
|Course offerings||Location||Mode||Course Profile|
|Semester 1, 2017||Herston||Internal||Course Profile|
|Semester 1, 2017||External||External||Course Profile|
|Semester 2, 2017||External||External||Profile unavailable|
|Semester 2, 2017||Herston||Internal||Profile unavailable|
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This course covers: definition and history of Epidemiology; measures of disease prevalence, incidence and risk; study designs; measures of association between exposure and disease; chance, bias, confounding, mediation and effect-modification; association and causation; critical appraisal and integration of the evidence; outbreaks and surveillance; disease prevention; screening; current challenges and future directions.