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Social Epidemiology Methods & Theory – PHE 524

Course Code Credit Terms Offered Instructors Course Delivery

PHE 524

3

Course Information

Surveys social epidemiology practice including measurement, study design, analysis and translation for researching behavioral, social, economic, and cultural determinants of population distributions of health outcomes. The course emphasizes the application of social epidemiology methods tightly coupled to theory salient to community health practice & policy.

Prerequisites

"Epidemiology I" and "Introduction to Biostatistics"