Course Catalog » Epidemiology 252A

Subject: Epidemiology
Course Number: 252A
Course Title: Cancer Epidemiology
Units: 2
School: Graduate Division
Department: Epidemiology And Translational Sciences Program

Course Description: This course is intended for students who already have acquired, or concurrently are acquiring a basic understanding of the principles and methods of epidemiology, and who now wish to apply this knowledge to the study of the epidemiology of neoplastic diseases. Enrollment will be limited to 15 students. This is a 2 part course beginning with EPI 252A, followed by EPI 252B. Students are also encouraged to take EPI 217 or Berkeley 256 Genetic Epidemiology (or have equivalent background).
Prerequisites: EPI 203 (Epidemiologic Methods I) or equivalent
Restrictions: None.
Activities: Direct - Seminar, Student - Seminar

Instructor of Record: R. Hiatt
Additional Instructor(s): J. Witte, L. Zablotska, G. Sawaya, T. Tlsty, E. Van Blarigan, S. Gomez, K. Kerlikowske
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), In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed, Term for final grade assignment: Spring
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