PHP540 Principles, Methods and Applications of Epidemiology
|Coordinator/Primary Instructor||Dr. Quilliam|
|Catalog Description||An introduction to epidemiology, the study of health and disease in populations. Epidemiologic methods and research design for conducting and interpreting health research.|
|Estimated Enrollment||30 (Preference will be given to P3 students or completion of STA307).|
Detailed Course Description
The purpose of this course is to familiarize students with basic principles of epidemiological research and the application of this research to public health and the profession of pharmacy. Through lectures, active group discussions and reading the medical literature, this class seeks to teach students the basic tenets of epidemiological thinking and provide opportunity for practical application to the student’s own areas of interest and practice.
Class Attendance/Participation = 5%