School of Public Health

EPI 583 EPIDEMIOLOGY SEMINAR

EPI 583 Epidemiology Seminar (1, max. 12)

Presentation of current epidemiologic research and application of epidemiologic research in the practice of public health. Offered: AWSp.

Autumn 2017

Line Number Section ID Credits Days/Times Room/Bldg Instructor
14924A1.0Tuesday @ 3:30pm - 4:50pmK069 (HSK)AMANDA I PHIPPS

Winter 2018

Line Number Section ID Credits Days/Times Room/Bldg Instructor
14608A1.0Tuesday @ 3:30pm - 4:50pmK069 (HSK)AMANDA I PHIPPS
For a complete listing of Epidemiology courses, their elective categories, and when they are typically offered, please see the Epidemiology Course Planning Sheet

Additional Course Details

In this weekly seminar, current and recent research of departmental faculty and other epidemiologists is presented. You are encouraged to take the seminar for three quarters if you are a graduate student in Epidemiology.

Topics Covered

Topics covered each quarter vary, and may include:

  • Social determinants of health
  • Cardiovascular epidemiology
  • Cancer epidemiology
  • Maternal and child health epidemiology
  • Infectious disease epidemiology
  • Nutritional epidemiology
  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Environmental epidemiology
  • Genetic epidemiology
  • Epidemiology in public health practice
  • Epidemiologic methods

Learning Objectives

List the research areas of selected faculty in the Department of Epidemiology and describe specific research projects of these faculty.

Course Format

Lectures with discussion

How You Are Evaluated

Brief online surveys evaluating each seminar session

Contact the Instructor

Amanda Phipps (aiphipps@uw.edu)