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611 PBH

This course is an introduction to basic principles and applications of epidemiology to understand the distribution and determinants of disease in human populations. The course covers epidemiological approaches in estimating the burden of disease, making inferences about cause of disease, and evaluating different types of prevention strategies. Students will gain knowledge and skills to explain the place of epidemiology in the general health thinking and to communicate and apply the principles of epidemiology.