Epidemiologic Inference in Outbreak Investigations
Students must have basic knowledge of infectious diseases. Knowledge of introductory epidemiology and biostatistics is essential. Suggested courses: 340.627, and 340.601 or 340.721 AND 340.722, or 340.751.
- Conduct an outbreak investigation
- Successfully examine data pertaining to outbreaks
- Use the epidemic curve to identify the epidemic type, incubation period, and potential mode of transmission
- Review, analyze and derive inferences from several epidemics and outbreak investigations
- Summarize data reports
- 50% Lab Assignments
- 40% Final Project
- 10% Participation
This is the virtual/online section of a course also held on site. You are responsible for the modality in which you register.