Course Catalog » Epidemiology 253

Subject: Epidemiology
Course Number: 253
Course Title: Seminar in infectious disease epidemiology
Units: 2
School: Graduate Division
Department: Epidemiology And Translational Sciences Program

Course Description: This seminar is designed for masters and doctoral students in Epidemiology and is also open to fourth-year medical students and infectious disease fellows. We will review intermediate and advanced concepts in infectious disease epidemiology, using examples from the contemporary literature. Topics include social network analysis, vaccine efficacy, epidemic dynamics, evaluation of communicable disease interventions, surveying hard-to-reach populations, prophylaxis and mass drug administration.
Prerequisites: EPIDEMIOL 203
Restrictions: Knowledge of basic epidemiology, microbiology and infectious diseases
Activities: Seminar

Instructor of Record: G. Rutherford
Additional Instructor(s): K. Page
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: 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? No