Current Topics in Epidemiologic Research
2022 - 2023
Friday, 12:00 - 1:20pm
Basic understanding of epidemiology concepts is helpful.
Engages with staff, students, fellows, and faculty in the Department of Epidemiology for exposure to epidemiologic methods as applied in research settings. Provides a broader perspective on contemporary issues in epidemiology and its research, through presentations of current research in the field of epidemiology.
Learning ObjectivesUpon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Discuss current epidemiologic research being conducted by, or in collaboration with, the JHSPH Department of Epidemiology
- Interact with Department faculty and epidemiologic researchers
- Discuss topics related to professional development as an epidemiologist
- Increase awareness of the context of Epidemiology in current topics
Methods of Assessment
This course is evaluated as follows:
- 50% Participation
- 25% Discussion
- 25% Active Listening
Meets every Friday during the term. Seminars begin promptly at 12:15pm. Students must engage at least 6 sessions per term to pass the course.