The Epidemiology of Tuberculosis in the Developed and Developing World
SPH EP 784
This course is designed for those students who have an interest in both tuberculosis and epidemiologic methods. This course will survey both the history of this storied disease as well as state of the art knowledge of the epidemiology of tuberculosis (including molecular techniques) and will emphasize epidemiologic principles and methods including: estimation of the incidence of primary tuberculosis, estimation of the incidence of reactivation tuberculosis, study design, and sources of bias. The course will also give the student practice and feedback in the critical review of epidemiologic studies in this area.
FALL 2015 Schedule
|A1||L 201||T 2:00 pm-5:00 pm||Pre-req: MPH