Course Catalog » Epidemiology 207

Subject: Epidemiology
Course Number: 207
Course Title: Epidemiologic Methods II
Units: 3
School: Graduate Division
Department: Clinical Research Program

Course Description: This course is designed to provide masters and doctoral students in Epidemiology with advanced training in the theory and practice of epidemiology. It focuses on integrating study design methods with advanced causal inference approaches. The lectures focus on practical and theoretical considerations of the observational study designs. The small group discussion meetings will cover examples and applications of the concepts and analytic approaches introduced in the lectures.
Prerequisites: Epidemiologic Methods (EPI 203), or equivalent, and Biostatistical Methods for Clinical Research I (BIOSTAT 200), or equivalent experience, are required. Experience with the Stata software program is also required. Exceptions to these prerequisites may be made with the consent of the Course Director, space permitting.
Restrictions: This course is part of the Training in Clinical Research (TICR) and Epidemiology and Translational Science PhD Programs and may have space limitations. Auditing is not permitted.
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Direct - Discussion, Student - Lecture, Student - Discussion, Student - Web-based course work

Instructor of Record: J. Chan
Additional Instructor(s): R. Graff
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade, P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? Yes