Epidemiology in Action with Epi Info Training
Course Dates June 5 - 16, 2017
Deadline: May 5, 2017 -- please note that late registration may be opened if spaces are available
"Please note, enrollment is limited. After the deadline applicants will be accepted on a space-available basis."
Registration Fee: $2000
(Covers tuition, materials and supplies)
Housing and other travel expenses are NOT covered.
This basic course in epidemiology is directed at public
health professionals and includes discussions of applied
epidemiology and biostatistics, public health surveillance,
field investigations, hands-on computer training using Epi Info (latest version),
and selected prevalent diseases. Epidemiologic case studies are
worked on in the classroom. Prerequisites: Familiarity with the
vocabulary and principles of basic epidemiology; participants
are recommended to complete
CDC's Principle's of Epidemiology self-study course or equivalent.
Agenda Epi in Action 2016 Final.pdf
Descriptive epidemiology and biostatistics, Analytic epidemiology
Epidemic Investigations, Public Health Surveillance
Surveys and Sampling
Interpretation and communication of data
Special topics such as emerging infections, bioterrorism, & public health preparedness
Epi Info training (latest version)
Discussions of selected prevalent diseases