Course Catalog » Epidemiology 241

Subject: Epidemiology
Course Number: 241
Course Title: Designs for Intervention Research in Real-World Settings
Units: 2
School: Graduate Division
Department: Clinical Research Program

Course Description: Instruction in the design of studies that are alternatives to individual participant-level randomization for the evaluation of interventions in real-world settings. Both randomized (e.g., cluster-randomized and stepped-wedge randomized trials) and quasi-experimental design (e.g., pre-post and interrupted time series) will be discussed.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with conventional individual-level study design (e.g., observational and experimental designs).
Restrictions: This course is part of the UCSF Implementation Science Training Program and the Training in Clinical Research (TICR) Program. It may have space limitations. Auditing is not permitted. In addition, enrollment is not permitted if cross-listed course IMS 24_ or IMS 24_A (online version) has been taken and passed.
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Student - Lecture

Instructor of Record: M. Handley
Additional Instructor(s): S. Shade
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Spring
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? No